High winds force SpaceX to postpone first launch of Starlink satellites

Thu, 16 May 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites.

Lunar tunnel engineers excited by boring moon colonies

Fri, 10 May 2019 - 09:22 GMT

Top engineers are racing to design a tunnel boring machine capable of digging underground colonies for the first lunar inhabitants.

SpaceX launches first U.S. national security space mission

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 02:32 GMT

A SpaceX rocket carrying a U.S. military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral

Spacex halts launch of U.S. military satellite due to winds

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 03:10 GMT

Elon Musk's SpaceX scrapped Saturday's launch of a long-delayed navigation satellite for the U.S. military due to strong upper level winds.

Two sportscar-sized satellites in orbit to measure Earth's water

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 10:00 GMT

A SpaceX rocket blasted off a duo of sports car-sized satellites built by the US and Germany to reveal changes in sea level rise, ice melt and drought on Earth.

SpaceX rocket launched from Florida carrying NASA planet-hunting telescope

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 11:18 GMT

Falcon 9 rocket blasted off on Wednesday on SpaceX's first high-priority science mission for NASA.

Boeing, Lockheed interested in launching rockets from Brazil

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 10:28 GMT

Brazil's defense minister said on Thursday that Boeing, Lockheed Martin.

SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy, the most powerful in the world

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 10:45 GMT

Space Exploration Technologies Corporation, doing business as SpaceX, has successfully launched its new Falcon Heavy rocket for the first time.

Exclusive: Tesla developing self-driving tech for semi-truck, wants to test in Nevada

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 12:00 GMT

Tesla Inc is developing a long-haul, electric semi-truck that can drive itself.

High-speed Hyperloop project ready for key test in Nevada

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 03:50 GMT

Engineers will soon conduct a crucial test of a futuristic technology championed by entrepreneur Elon Musk.

After two delays, SpaceX launches broadband satellite for IntelSat

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 09:00 GMT

SpaceX on Wednesday deployed a broadband communications satellite for IntelSat.

Successful SpaceX launch delivers satellites into orbit

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 - 11:28 GMT

The American company SpaceX on Sunday successfully placed 10 satellites for the communications company Iridium into orbit using a Falcon 9 rocket.

SpaceX to launch first 'recycled' cargo ship

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 - 04:00 GMT

SpaceX on Thursday will attempt its first-ever cargo delivery to the astronauts living in orbit using a vessel that has already flown to space once before.