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SpaceX set to actually reuse one of its reusable rockets

A rocket set to launch next week from Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida was flown by SpaceX last year. The post SpaceX set to actually reuse one of its reusable rockets appeared first on ExtremeTech.

SpaceX launches communications satellite into orbit

SpaceX on Thursday successfully launched a communications satellite into space from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The company's Falcon 9 rocket blasted off at 2 am (0600 GMT) carrying the EchoStar XXIII, a commercial communications satellite for EchoStar Corporation. Show More Summary

SpaceX launches communications satellite into orbit

SpaceX on Thursday successfully launched a communications satellite into space from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

SpaceX to launch a communications satellite tonight

SpaceX is set to launch a commercial communications satellite overnight after strong winds delayed a previous attempt. The launch is scheduled for 1:35 a.m. EDT Thursday from Pad 39A at Florida’s Kennedy Space Center. The EchoStar 23 satellite is expected to deploy about 34 minutes after the launch....

SpaceX launch scrubbed by high winds

2 weeks agoNews : USAToday: News

Launch was to be SpaceX's second from historic pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center.        

SpaceX to launch commercial communications satellite tonight

SpaceX is targeting late Monday night for the launch of a commercial communications satellite. The launch is set for 10:34 p.m. Pacific Time from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The EchoStar 23 satellite is expected to deploy about 34 minutes after the launch. This time,...

This Scientist Sent A Superbug To Space To Help Life On Earth

At 9:39 a.m. on the morning of February 19th, 2017, NASA Kennedy Space Center’s historic Launch Complex 39A rumbles to life, waking from a six-year slumber. On the platform where men were once launched to the moon, sit a SpaceX Falcon...Show More Summary

Stephen Colbert Visits NASA to Try on a New Spacesuit and Start His Astronaut Training

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : Laughing Squid

For a segment on the Late Show, host Stephen Colbert traveled to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center to try on the new Starliner spacesuit and sit in the CST-100 Starliner capsule to receive some preliminary astronaut training from former astronaut and Boeing Director of Starliner Crew and Mission Systems Chris Ferguson. Stephen travels down to NASA […]

Stem cell science in space

The SpaceX rocket carrying samples of donated adult stem cells from a research laboratory at Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus launched from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Feb. 19. In the picture above, astronaut Peggy Whitson is aboard the International Space Station conducting one of the steps in the stem cell research. The biological cells come […]

NASA's Historic Kennedy Space Center Is Reborn As a Commercial Spaceport

What it’s like to cover a SpaceX launch in the age of commercial space travel.

SpaceX Dragon spacecraft postpones docking with space station

last monthTechnology : Post Tech

A SpaceX Dragon spacecraft that lifted off from historic launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center on Sunday did not dock with the International Space Station as planned Wednesday morning after computers onboard recognized it had incorrect data about the location of the station. The docking was postponed until Thursday. The unmanned spacecraft is […]

SpaceX Falcon 9 Blasts Off From Historic Apollo Launchpad, Then Nails A Tidy Landing

A Falcon 9 rocket blasted off without a hitch from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, carrying a Dragon cargo craft to resupply the ISS. The launch marked the first private spacecraft use of the revamped Apollo launchpad in Florida.

Image: Falcon 9 rocket with Dragon spacecraft vertical at Launch Complex 39A

NASA provider SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft are vertical at Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Liftoff of SpaceX's tenth Commercial Resupply Services cargo mission to the International Space Station is scheduled for 10:01 a.m. EST on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.

Image: liftoff of SpaceX Falcon 9 and Dragon from Launch Complex 39A

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

SpaceX Launches Rocket to Internation Space Station

A Falcon 9 rocket from Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corporation, SpaceX, was launched at the John F. Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday, carrying supplies, experiments and cargo to the International Space Statio...

SpaceX Launches Its First Rocket From Iconic Florida Pad

Space Exploration Technologies successfully launched a cargo capsule into orbit Sunday from the Kennedy Space Center pad from which Apollo 11 took off and which served as home base for the space shuttle.

SpaceX rocket blasts off from historic NASA launchpad – video

SpaceX successfully launches a Falcon 9 rocket in Florida on Sunday on a resupply mission to the International Space Station. The rocket takes off from a launchpad at the Kennedy Space Center that has seen off some of Nasa’s most famous...Show More Summary

SpaceX Launches Rocket From NASA Pad In Florida, Completes Re-landing

last monthNews : Huffington Post

By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off on Sunday from a historic NASA launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, then succeeded in landing itself back on the ground nine minutes later. The rocket, which launched at 9:39 a.m. Show More Summary

After 6 Years, NASA's Historic Launchpad Back in Business

NASA's historic moonshot pad is back in business, reports the AP, after a SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off Sunday morning from Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A. It's carrying a load of supplies for the International Space Station. The launchpad is steeped in history, notes Gizmodo, as it launched the...

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