SpaceX Shows Off Reusable Rocket

SpaceX Shows Off Reusable Rocket

On Tuesday, Space X Corporation showed off its new Falcon 9 reusable rocket, a design that lands on its feet. Actually the first stage lands horizontally on landing pads instead of being disposable as are existing rocket boosters. The new rocket is slated to carry a Dragon cargo ship to the International Space Station on […]

SpaceX Falcon Flight Counted Toward USAF Certification

SpaceX Falcon Flight Counted Toward USAF Certification

The Sept. 29, 2013 launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9v1.1 was approved by the United States Air Force as one of three required launches toward EELV (Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle) certification.  SpaceX, short for Space Exploration Technologies Corporation, is currently under process to obtain EELV certification.  The certification will allow the company to be authorized to […]

SpaceX Is the Future

SpaceX Is the Future

SpaceX is the future. The space transport company is still glowing from the success of its December 3 launch of their Falcon 9 rocket from the Florida shore, and the sky is the limit for the high-tech company. Elon Musk, of PayPal fame, founded SpaceX in 2002 with the goal of designing reusable spacecraft capable […]