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Watch SpaceX launch a satellite into space with a partially used Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX just launched a satellite from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The same Falcon 9 rocket was previously used for a mission in February. It was then recovered and refurbished. SpaceX recovered the rocket after this launch too,Show More Summary

SpaceX successfully launches reused Falcon 9 rocket – video

SpaceX launched a partially used Falcon 9 rocket from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Billionaire SpaceX founder Elon Musk has hailed the twin achievement of salvaging a used rocket and re-launching it yet again as a revolutionary step in his quest to slash launch costs and shorten intervals between space shots Continue reading...

SpaceX, SES ready for sunset launch of previously flown Falcon 9 from KSC

A previously flown SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is set to vault through the sunset-soaked sky above Kennedy Space Center on Wednesday.        

A Demonstration Of The Insane Heat Dissipation Of A Space Shuttle's Thermal Tiles

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Geekologie

This is an older video from a tour of the Kennedy Space Center of a man heating some blocks of space shuttle thermal tile to 2,200-degrees, then immediately being able to bare-hand them (but only by the corners), thanks to the tile's impressive heat dissipating properties. Show More Summary

Hurricane topples 'Moon Tree' that was on Apollo mission

Winds from Hurricane Irma have toppled a tiny tree that orbited the moon and later grew at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida.

The U.S. Air Force's Secret Space Plane Is Headed Back into Orbit

Task and Purpose, Jared Keller Security, North America Here's what it may be up to. The Air Force’s top secret unmanned X-37B space plane blasted off on its fifth flight on Sept. 7, launching from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida...Show More Summary

Hurricane Irma did a real number on NASA’s Kennedy Space Center

Hurricane Irma was an extremely powerful storm, and even though it weakened significantly as it made its way towards landfall in Florida, the hurricane still caused an incredible amount of damage. NASA's Kennedy Space Center, situated...Show More Summary

Hurricane Damage Photos: See How NASA Sites In Houston and Florida Were Affected

Photos shared on Twitter and NASA's website show damage to the Johnson Space Center and Kennedy Space Center.

Kennedy Space Center remains closed, but spared major damage

NASA's Kennedy Space Center remained closed Tuesday but appeared to have weathered Hurricane Irma well.

Riding Out Irma On Florida's Space Coast — And Keeping On Eye On The Spacecraft

last monthNews : The Two-Way

At the Kennedy Space Center, riding out a hurricane means something a little different. You have to keep the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle happy.

SpaceX Lifts Off as NASA's Kennedy Space Center Braces for Hurricane Irma

Moves to prepare the spaceport for Irma’s destructive winds and torrential rain started on Wednesday.

SpaceX launches secret spaceplane

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

SpaceX entered the world of classified space flights today as it launched the Orbital Test Vehicle 5 (OTV-5) mission atop a Falcon 9 booster from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The dramatic launch carrying...Show More Summary

SpaceX Sends Mysterious Air Force Minishuttle Into Orbit

SpaceX launched the Air Force's super-secret space shuttle on Thursday, a technology tester capable of spending years in orbit, the AP reports. The unmanned Falcon rocket blasted off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center, as schools and businesses boarded up for Hurricane Irma. It's the fifth flight for one of these...

Kennedy Space Center braces for Hurricane Irma

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Talk

Workers at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida are rushing to complete preparations for Hurricane Irma

SpaceX launches hush-hush space plane (probably) - CNET

2 months agoTechnology : CNET: News

The rocket company pushes a classified drone out of the atmosphere, just days before Hurricane Irma could collide with the Kennedy Space Center.

SpaceX launches top-secret space shuttle before Irma hits Florida

Crewless aircraft blasts off from Kennedy space center on Thursday Shuttle takes off for secret mission as businesses boarded up for Irma SpaceX launched the US air force’s super-secret space shuttle on Thursday, blasting off from Kennedy space center in Florida as schools and businesses boarded up for Hurricane Irma. Show More Summary

Updates: SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from KSC with X-37B mini-shuttle

2 months agoNews : USAToday: News

SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center at 10 a.m. Thursday, taking with it the secretive X-37B mini-shuttle.        

The Moon Landing Was the Television Event of the Decade

On June 16, 1969, Americans filled highways, streets and homes to witness the launch of a rocket from the Kennedy Space Center: the legendary Apollo 11

Image: Voyager 1 Launches aboard Titan III/Centaur

NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft launched atop its Titan/Centaur-6 launch vehicle from the Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex in Florida on September 5, 1977, at 8:56 a.m. local time.

Irma's clouds may bump SpaceX spy plane launch - CNET

2 months agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

Elon Musk's rocket company is set to launch the Air Force's X-37B experimental space plane from Kennedy Space Center just ahead of Hurricane Irma's arrival in Florida.

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