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"We are a go": SpaceX just cleared 2 huge hurdles toward its first rocket launch of NASA astronauts into space next week

John Raoux/AP Photo SpaceX is preparing to launch its first people into orbit on Wednesday us.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2020

SpaceX can"t wait even 1 second for bad weather to pass for a rocket launch with people because it could endanger their entire mission

Steve Nesius/Reuters SpaceX's historic first launch of NASA astronauts was scrubbed on Wednesday due to poor weather, and rescheduled for Saturday. The weather might have cleared up in just 10 to 20 min.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider15 hr. 33 min. ago

SpaceX is about to launch NASA astronauts to the International Space Station on its Crew Dragon spaceship. Here"s what to expect.

SpaceX via NASA Eighteen years after Elon Musk founded SpaceX, the rocket company is preparing to launch its first people. On Wednesday, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 27th, 2020

2 NASA astronauts will drive a Tesla Model X out to their SpaceX rocket before launching on a historic space mission

NASA SpaceX is scheduled to launch its first crewed mission, called Demo-2, on May 27 at 4:33 p.m. ET. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will fly rocket company's Crew Dragon spaceship on a mission tha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 13th, 2020

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

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

Here"s when SpaceX and Boeing really will send people into space — but that can change, again

New dates were announced for when SpaceX and Boeing will test launch and, soon after, send NASA astronauts to space. But the timeline is not definite. Hawthorne, Calif.-based rocket company SpaceX is targeting January for its unmanned test launch f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

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

3 ETFs For Investors Looking To Access The Final Frontier

SpaceX's launch of NASA astronauts aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon was scrubbed Wednesday due to poor weather, but it's rescheduled for Saturday and the event is renewing interest in space-related investments. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga16 hr. 3 min. ago

Elon Musk said he spent 3 to 4 years working on SpaceX"s new spacesuits, and hopes the design gets kids "fired up" about astronauts

NASA SpaceX designed new spacesuits for NASA astronauts to wear on the rocket company's Crew Dragon spaceship. The company's first crewed launch was originally scheduled for Wednesday but has been pushed back to Saturday. It .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider18 hr. 3 min. ago

SpaceX’s launch scrubbed due to bad weather

SpaceX is slated to launch two NASA astronauts into space on Saturday after bad weather nixed Wednesday’s takeoff......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 27th, 2020

SpaceX is launching its first human crew to space Saturday. How coronavirus affected preparations

Ahead of the historic launch of NASA astronauts aboard a.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 27th, 2020

SpaceX launch of NASA astronauts en route to space station scrapped due to weather

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 27th, 2020

The Margin: SpaceX set to become first private company to put U.S. astronauts into Earth’s orbit: Watch the launch live at 4:33 p.m. Eastern time

The destination for the Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft with astronauts Doug Hurley and Bon Behnken aboard, is the International Space Station......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 27th, 2020

SpaceX and NASA will broadcast live radio chatter from the astronauts on Wednesday"s historic launch. Here"s how to listen.

NASA via Youtube Space.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 27th, 2020

"We"ll let you know how it works out": SpaceX"s Crew Dragon spaceship toilet is a secret that apparently no one can or wants to talk about

Joe Raedle/Getty Images NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are scheduled to become the first people to rocket into space from US soil since the shuttle program ended in 2011. Behnk.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 27th, 2020

SpaceX’s launch is crucial step for billion-dollar space industry

SpaceX is slated to launch two NASA astronauts into space on Wednesday, a crucial development for an industry expected to grow to more than $800 billion in the next decade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 27th, 2020

SpaceX is launching its first human crew to space today. How coronavirus impacted their preparations

Ahead of the historic launch of NASA astronauts aboard a.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 27th, 2020