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The Dragon capsule began its journey towards the International Space Station at 3:44am Tuesday morning, lifting off from Cape Canaveral after having been delayed for weeks from its originally planned departure.
The need for further review of the company's flight software has forced SpaceX to delay the test flight of their commercial Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule to the International Space Station (ISS) until at least May 19.
SpaceX announced on Wednesday that the launch for its unmanned Dragon spacecraft is delayed yet again. The private spaceflight company said that the scheduled May 7th launch for its Dragon capsule "appears unlikely."
One of the U.S. companies looking to establish a private-sector space transportation system is considering building a personal airfield in southern Texas, according to an FAA document posted on Tuesday.
Private rocket-building firm SpaceX announced that it is delaying its first launch attempt to send its Dragon capsule to the International Space Station (ISS), saying the spacecraft needs more work before it is ready for liftoff.
SpaceX is set to break ground on a launch pad and hangar at a California Air Force Base for its Falcon Heavy, which will be the worldâ€™s most powerful rocket.
Public Viewings Available Through July 10, 2011, at the Air Force Space and Missile History Center.
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and the City of McGregor today signed a lease agreement allowing SpaceX to expand the size of its rocket development facility in McGregor.
SpaceX, a private spaceflight company, has officially set Friday as the target date for the launch debut of its new Falcon 9 rocket.
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