SpaceX Prepares To Launch A New Batch Of Starlink Satellites

A Falcon 9 rocket is being prepared at the Kennedy Space Center as SpaceX prepares to launch a fresh batch of Starlink satellites. While the launch should have taken place on June 26, the company decided that a delay was needed to perform additional pre-launch…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Is Finally Ready For the Next Starlink Liftoff

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SpaceX scores another success with its Falcon 9 rocket fire test. The rocket burned up the nine Merlin engines on its first stage in a short static fire test atop a platform at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. These tests are routine prelaunch checks for…

SpaceX to detonate a Falcon 9 rocket moments after launch

Sacrificial lamb The main purpose of Crew Dragon spaceships is ferrying astronauts from NASA to the International Space Station, but before that can happen, SpaceX must somehow prove that, in case of an extreme rocket failure that might result in an explosion, the capsule can…

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink Satellites to Orbit

The target of the Starlink program from SpaceX is simple: They are doing their best to establish a global network that won’t be restricted by traditional problems that are typical to ground infrastructure based networks. Starlink will provide high speed internet connection to places were…