SpaceX seeks permission to relaunch Falcon 9 during FAA investigation

SpaceX is seeking permission to relaunch its Falcon 9 rocket during the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) investigation into a mishap that occurred last week. The FAA is currently looking into a mishap that occurred during the Starlink 9-3 mission earlier this month. On July 11, SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket with 20 Starlink internet […]

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SpaceX launch anomaly occurs on Falcon 9 Starlink satellite mission

SpaceX’s launch of a Falcon 9 rocket on Thursday night was set to send 20 Starlink high-speed internet satellites into low-Earth orbit. The rocket suffered an anomaly. After the Falcon 9 rocket took off from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California, everything was going according to plan. The first two stages separated as planned, and […]

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SpaceX’s next Starship test flight is coming soon, Elon Musk confirms

SpaceX’s next Starship test flight is coming soon, CEO Elon Musk confirmed recently. The previous four test flights have shown repeated progress, with each Starship launch showing more positives than the previous. The 400-foot-tall rocket will eventually make life interplanetary; at least, that is the goal of SpaceX. However, Starship is still undergoing its routine […]

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Tesla, SpaceX enthusiasts embraced at X Takeover this month

The X Takeover, formerly called the Tesla Takeover, is coming up later this month, and it’s expanding its scope this year to include more than just the electric vehicle (EV) company’s enthusiasts. Taking place in San Luis Obispo, California, from July 26-28, the X Takeover has increased its offerings this year to accommodate fans of […]

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Starlink rival Amazon Kuiper faces new delay

Amazon’s challenger to Starlink, Project Kuiper, seems to be running into some delays. As per a blog post from Amazon, Project Kuiper’s first launch is now estimated sometime in the fourth quarter of 2024. Previously, the first completed production satellites for Project Kuiper were expected to launch in the first half of 2024.  Amazon shared […]

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SpaceX valued at $210B, becomes most valuable aerospace company

It appears that Elon Musk now leads the world’s most valuable carmaker and the world’s most valuable aerospace company. While not publicly traded, recent reports have suggested that SpaceX is now valued at $210 billion, making it the world’s most valuable aerospace company.  A recent report from Bloomberg News has indicated that SpaceX will be […]

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Blue Origin files public comment asking FAA to cap SpaceX launches

The Jeff Bezos-owned space exploration company Blue Origin has filed its latest legal action against Elon Musk’s SpaceX, this time requesting that an airspace regulator limit the number of launches the Musk-led company can perform in Florida. Blue Origin filed a public comment last week recommending that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) put a limit […]

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SpaceX Starlink lands major partnership with Comcast Business

SpaceX Starlink, the satellite internet service, has landed a major partnership with Comcast Business, a leg of the communications company, to provide connectivity solutions to customers. Comcast Business will utilize Starlink’s low Earth orbit satellite technology to provide Comcast Business customers with fast and reliable internet connectivity that will ensure consistent service in even rural […]

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SpaceX successful in most recent Starlink launch

SpaceX was successful in its most recent Starlink launch, which saw thirteen more satellites with Direct-to-Cell capabilities make their way into low Earth orbit on Tuesday evening. The launch took place at Vandenberg Space Force Base in California around 8:40 p.m. PDT. It was the 20th orbital launch from Vandenberg so far in 2024. Liftoff! […]

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SpaceX Starlink may land in Sri Lanka next

SpaceX’s Starlink may land in Sri Lanka next after President Ranil Wickremesinghe approved the satellite internet service.  President Wickremesinghe greenlit the launch of Starlink internet in Sri Lanka over the weekend. He announced the project on social media and provided further details on Starlink’s potential in Sri Lanka.  Starlink internet may launch in Sri Lanka […]

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