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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.
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) is proud to announce that NASA astronaut Garrett Reisman is joining the company as a senior engineer working on astronaut safety and mission assurance.
SpaceX displayed its Dragon space craft in Washington DC on Thursday, showing off its marks from the trip it took to orbit in December.
December 8th 2010 marked an incredible accomplishment for SpaceX.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first demonstration flight of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule for NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services program has been scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 8, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
SpaceX successfully launched a space capsule into orbit and back on Wednesday, making it the first attempt by a private enterprise and a major milestone in the future of space travel.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A demonstration launch of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket for NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services program has been rescheduled for no earlier than Wednesday, Dec. 8.
SpaceX test-fired a rocket on Saturday in preparation for a Tuesday launch, according to officials.
On Friday, December 3rd, SpaceX will webcast its static fire test of the Falcon 9 rocket engines.
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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