On Dec. 3, SpaceX is expected to launch the most satellites ever carried by an American rocket: 64 small satellites, operated by 34 customers from 17 countries.
On this day in 1958, the U.S. Congress passes legislation establishing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a civilian agency responsible for coordinating America’s activities in space. NASA has since sponsored space expeditions, both […]
Elon Musk’s SpaceX caused a massive upheaval in this market by showing that a private space company could launch large rockets at a fraction of the cost — $60 million per flight – and do […]
SpaceX beat out United Launch Alliance once again. Elon Musk’s aerospace company won its first contract to launch a classified military satellite on its Falcon Heavy rocket, beating out ULA, a joint venture between heavy-hitters […]