SpaceX Super Heavy Starship Hopes to massivly outperform and outprice the NASA Space Launch System (SLS) Rocket

Posted in Business, Hardware, Science on 26th Jun, 2020
by Alex Muller

Elon has said that mass production will bring the cost of the Starship down to $5 million.

NASA resumes human spaceflight from U.S. soil with SpaceX launch

Posted in Business, Science on 31st May, 2020
by Alex Muller

The exhilarating spectacle of the rocket soaring flawlessly into the heavens came as a welcome triumph for a nation gripped by civil unrest, as well as ongoing fear and economic upheaval from the coronavirus pandemic.

Elon Says Starlink Private Beta in 3 Months and Public in 6 Months

Posted in Business, Hardware, Online on 24th Apr, 2020
by Alex Muller

The SpaceX Starlink system will not have any competition for low altitude and low latency satellite service for many years. The nearest competitor, OneWeb, went bankrupt a few weeks ago.

First manned SpaceX Crew Dragon flight set for May 27 liftoff

Posted in Business, Science on 20th Apr, 2020
by Alex Muller

In addition to the systems of the Crew Dragon being tested in orbit, the launch pad, rocket, spacecraft, and operational capabilities will be put through their paces back on Earth.

SpaceX Dragon XL Will Supply 5 Tons to the NASA Lunar Gateway

Posted in Business on 30th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

NASA is planning multiple supply missions in which the cargo spacecraft will stay at the Gateway for six to 12 months at a time.