SpaceX: SES-8 Delivery Suggests Mars Colony by 2023

SpaceX: SES-8 Delivery Suggests Mars Colony by 2023

SpaceX’s Tuesday evening launch  wowed the world with a successful Falcon 9 mission that delivered an SES-8 communications satellite to a geostationary orbit, suggesting that SpaceX really is the designer and manufacturer of the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft- next up for SpaceX: colonizing Mars by 2023. SpaceX Design LLC suggests that they will […]

Space X’s Thanksgiving Launch Thwarted by Engine Problems

Space X’s Thanksgiving Launch Thwarted by Engine Problems

Once more, the eagerly awaited launch of Space X’s 22-story Falcon 9 rocket was thwarted by another technical abnormality, this time entailing engine problems; the occasion marks the second time this week that the mission has been aborted. Monday’s Failed Launch A series of launch attempts were originally made on Monday Nov. 25. Alas, the […]

SpaceX Delays Launch of Falcon 9 Rocket Due to Technical Glitch

SpaceX Delays Launch of Falcon 9 Rocket Due to Technical Glitch

  Elon Musk’s SpaceX was ready to test the mettle of its Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, on Monday Nov. 25, when a technical glitch forced the private spaceflight company to delay its much-anticipated launch. SpaceX was attempting to loft a 3-ton commercial television broadcasting satellite, built by Orbital Sciences Corp., […]