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US space transport company SpaceX announced Thursday that it plans to develop a fully reusable orbital launch system, with the goal of one day helping humans settle on Mars.
The Federal Aviation Administration has given Orbital Sciences the go-ahead to launch a demonstration flight to the International Space Station next year.
SpaceX has announced that it plans to make a test flight to the International Space Station in November, with future goals to pick up where NASAâ€™s shuttle program left off.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk said during a conference on Tuesday that he wants to see man living as a multi-planet species.
A SpaceX manager said Thursday that the company plans to launch its second test capsule on November 30 and send it to the International Space Station.
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.
Whenever someone proposes to do something that has never been done before, there will always be skeptics.
SpaceX said on Saturday that it hopes to put an astronaut on Mars within 10 to 20 years.
NASA has awarded Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) $75 million to develop a revolutionary launch escape system that will enable the companyâ€™s Dragon spacecraft to carry astronauts.
Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971. He is a South African-American inventor and entrepreneur. He is the founder of SpaceX and Co-founder of Tesla Motors and PayPal. He is also chairman of SolarCity. Musk attended Bryanston High School in South Africa, but graduated from Pretoria Boys High School. In the early 90s, Musk was educated at Queen's University in Kingston Ontario Canada and left Canada around 1992 to pursue Business and Physics at the University of Pennsylvania, where he...
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