SpaceX and Boeing are both on track for 2018 manned flights

Posted in Hardware on 8th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

A July 20 report released by NASA shows that SpaceX is still targeting an unmanned test flight in February 2018 and a crewed flight in June 2018.

Boeing Announces Plan to Go Head-to-Head Against Elon Musk

Posted in Hardware on 27th Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

Musk has set a 2018 deadline for an unmanned mission to Mars, and 2025 for its manned mission.

Boeing on the track to make satellite launches cheaper than ever

Posted in Hardware on 27th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

A cost-effective configuration with SpaceX reusable rockets will make satellite launching cheaper than ever.

Boeing Gets a Second Order to Ferry Astronauts to the ISS

Posted in Business on 20th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

In its ongoing effort to bring America back into crewed spaceflight, NASA has announced that Boeing has received a second commercial crew order to ferry astronauts to the ISS.

SpaceX will fly astronauts to the space station in 2017

Posted in Science on 21st Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

Boeing, another company that aspires to carry astronauts to and from the space station, received a similar order in May. No word on who will go first.