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NASA awards Elon Musk’s SpaceX $69 million to fly a rocket into an asteroid

Atari fan Elon Musk has been awarded a U.S. go.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 15th, 2019

NASA needs SpaceX to prove it can fly astronauts safely. Saturday’s test flight a ‘critical first step.’

SpaceX will launch an uncrewed rocket from the Kennedy Space Center early Saturday, an important test for NASA and the company. It comes at a time when controversy is swirling around company founder Elon Musk......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 1st, 2019

NASA needs SpaceX to prove it can fly astronauts safely. Saturday’s test flight a ‘critical first step.’

SpaceX will launch an uncrewed rocket from the Kennedy Space Center early Saturday, an important test for NASA and the company. It comes at a time when controversy is swirling around company founder Elon Musk......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 1st, 2019

NASA needs SpaceX to prove it can fly astronauts safely. Saturday’s test flight a ‘crucial step.’

SpaceX will launch an uncrewed rocket from the Kennedy Space Center early Saturday, an important test for NASA and the company. It comes at a time when controversy is swirling around company founder Elon Musk......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 1st, 2019

NASA needs SpaceX to prove it can fly astronauts safely. Saturday’s test flight a ‘crucial step.’

SpaceX will launch an uncrewed rocket from the Kennedy Space Center early Saturday, an important test for NASA and the company. It comes at a time when controversy is swirling around company founder Elon Musk......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 1st, 2019

NASA needs SpaceX to prove it can fly astronauts safely. Saturday’s test flight is called a ‘crucial step.’

SpaceX will launch an uncrewed rocket from the Kennedy Space Center early Saturday, an important test for NASA and the company. It comes at a time when controversy is swirling around company founder Elon Musk......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 1st, 2019

SpaceX gets $300 million from Defense Department

The US Air Force awards Elon Musk's space company a grant for reconnaissance missions......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 20th, 2019

Elon Musk"s SpaceX Is Raising $500 Million in Funding

Elon Musk’s rocket company, Space Exploration Technologies, is set to raise $500 million at a $30.5 billion valuation, in a bid to help get a satellite-internet service off the ground......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 19th, 2018

Musk"s SpaceX to raise $500 million in funding: WSJ

Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX Corp is set to raise $500 million at a $30.5 billion valuation, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the fundraising......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 18th, 2018

SpaceX"s really big rocket gets a new name

Having already revealed the starship design of SpaceX's most powerful rocket, company founder Elon Musk shared a more fitting name for the vehicle. Musk tweeted to his 23.5 million followers on social media site Twitter that he's renaming the Bi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Elon Musk"s SpaceX seeks $500 million loan via Goldman: Bloomberg

Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX is looking to borrow $500 million in the leveraged loan market through Goldman Sachs, which is leading talks with potential investors this week, Bloomberg reported on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

SpaceX"s massive Falcon Heavy rocket lands $130 million military launch contract

The US Air Force handed a launch contract to SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, marking another win for Elon Musk's rocket venture......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 21st, 2018

SpaceX cargo launches may soon cost 50% more — but it"s still an offer NASA can"t refuse

Government auditors published a new report about NASA's commercial spaceflight program that focuses in part on SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon Musk. The report says sending cargo .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2018

NASA"s newest space telescope "will discover thousands of planets" — including a handful of worlds that may be habitable to aliens

Bill Ingalls/NASA Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX, launched a new NASA space telescope on April 18. Called the Tr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2018

Elon Musk is raising half a billion in cash for SpaceX — and there are 3 epic projects he may spend it on

Dave Mosher/Business Insider Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX, is raising about $500 million in new investments. Estimates suggest SpaceX is now valued at around $27.5 billion. SpaceX has three ambitious projects it's working on and needs to fund. T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2018

SpaceX is about to launch a NASA telescope that could discover thousands of new alien planets

NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX, is launching a new NASA telescope next week. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2018

Watch live: SpaceX to try launching Falcon Heavy, the world"s most powerful operational rocket, on its first paid mission

Thom Baur/Reuters SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, plans to launch Falcon Heavy for the second time on Thur.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2019

SpaceX"s most powerful Starship and rocket will be built in Florida

A nearly 400-foot tall, two-stage rocket will be built in Florida, according to billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk. In a tweet on March 17, Musk, who owns popular rocket company SpaceX Inc., said, "Working on regulatory approval for both Boca Ch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2019

Ariane 6 rocket sees first commercial deals in race with SpaceX

Ariane 6, Europe's next-generation space rocket, is expected to win its first two commercial launch orders in coming weeks, company officials said, a key milestone as the European launcher vies for orders against Elon Musk's U.S. competitor SpaceX......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2019

SpaceX Mars spaceship moves forward with Raptor engine test-fire

SpaceX took another small step toward Mars over the weekend with the first test-fire of its new Raptor rocket engine. CEO Elon Musk tweeted photos and video of the two-second test from the company’s development and test facility in McGregor, Texas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Elon Musk Sends SpaceX’s Raptor Rocket Engine Roaring Onto Twitter

The Raptor engine is a crucial piece of SpaceX's plans for missions to Mars. SpaceX’s new raptor rocket engine sure lives up to its name. In two new videos posted to Twitter, SpaceX.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 4th, 2019