SpaceX's first attempt to launch its Falcon 9 rocket, seen as a private-sector successor to the space shuttle fleet, was aborted with just a second or two left in the countdown at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. That doesn't mean we're done for the day.
And we have liftoff: the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida Friday in its first launch test, CNN reports, after an earlier aborted attempt just seconds before ignition. SpaceX, the brainchild of Paypal ... Read Post
Private spaceflight company SpaceX launched a commercial satellite mission from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Tuesday on its third try after the first two attempts were aborted due to technical problems. Read Post