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SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets grounded by FAA, halting Space Coast liftoffs

SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets grounded by FAA, halting Space Coast liftoffs

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

SpaceX Starlink 6-13 Mission A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches the company’s latest batch of Starlink satellites from Cape Canaveral Space Force ...

FAA investigating SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket failure

FAA investigating SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket failure

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

Update for 4:30 p.m. ET on July 12: SpaceX has announced that the July 11 Falcon 9 failure will lead to the ...

SpaceX rocket accident leaves company’s Starlink satellites in wrong orbit

SpaceX rocket accident leaves company’s Starlink satellites in wrong orbit

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX rocket has failed for the first time in nearly a decade, leaving the company’s internet ...

Starlink satellites lost on Falcon 9 upper stage failure

Starlink satellites lost on Falcon 9 upper stage failure

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

TOKYO — SpaceX says it will not be able to recover the 20 Starlink satellites left in a very low orbit after ...

SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets grounded following launch failure

SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets grounded following launch failure

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

The failure of a SpaceX rocket’s upper stage engine late Thursday that stranded 20 Starlink internet satellites in a low, non-survivable orbit ...

SpaceX’s prolific Falcon 9 rocket grounded after failed mission

SpaceX’s prolific Falcon 9 rocket grounded after failed mission

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

SpaceX’s stalwart Falcon 9 rocket, which powers satellite launches as well as trips to orbit for astronauts, experienced a rare and troubling ...

Boeing Starliner Could Return To Earth If It Needs To, Just Doesn’t Want To Right Now: NASA

Boeing Starliner Could Return To Earth If It Needs To, Just Doesn’t Want To Right Now: NASA

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

Photo: Joel Kowsky/NASA (Getty Images) Despite the development delays and a drastically elongated mission, NASA stated on Wednesday that it’s aiming to ...

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket suffers major malfunction during Starlink launch

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket suffers major malfunction during Starlink launch

U.S.
Amanda Smith

SpaceX launched another batch of Starlink internet satellites from California Thursday, but the engine powering the rocket’s second stage suffered a catastrophic ...

‘Drawn to our planet:’ How spaceflight changed SpaceX Inspiration4 astronaut Chris Sembroski

‘Drawn to our planet:’ How spaceflight changed SpaceX Inspiration4 astronaut Chris Sembroski

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

Inspiration4 was the world’s first all-civilian orbital mission, sending a four-person crew skyward atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The privately funded ...

Inside Elon Musk’s Plan to Colonize Mars

Inside Elon Musk’s Plan to Colonize Mars

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

SAN FRANCISCO — For more than two decades, Elon Musk has focused SpaceX, his rocket company, on his lifelong goal of reaching ...