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August 06, 2014

In the early morning hours of Tuesday, August 5th, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral, carrying the AsiaSat 8 satellite for Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat).

July 31, 2014

Through 3D printing, or additive manufacturing, robust and high-performing rocket parts can be created and offer improvements over traditional manufacturing methods.

July 22, 2014

Following last week's successful launch of six ORBCOMM satellites, the Falcon 9 rocket’s first stage reentered Earth’s atmosphere and soft landed in the Atlantic Ocean.

July 14, 2014

Today, SpaceX executed a successful launch of the Falcon 9 rocket. This is the tenth consecutive successful launch of the Falcon 9.

July 11, 2014

The Air Force has certified SpaceX's Falcon 9 launch system as having conducted three successful flights, a prerequisite for companies seeking to win business from the Air Force's Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) Program.

June 10, 2014

On Wednesday, May 11, Dragon version 2 will be on public display outside the Newseum in Washington, D.C.

May 30, 2014

Today, SpaceX unveiled its Dragon Version 2 spacecraft, the next generation spacecraft designed to carry astronauts to Earth orbit and beyond.

May 18, 2014

On April 18, 2014, Falcon 9 and Dragon began the CRS-3 resupply mission to the International Space Station. This mission marked Dragon’s fourth visit to the space station and third official cargo resupply mission for NASA.

April 29, 2014

UPDATE (5/28/2014)

April 29, 2014

On April 28, 2014, SpaceX filed a bid protest in the United States Court of Federal Claims to challenge the U.S.

April 22, 2014

Following execution of what looked to be a picture-perfect launch by Falcon 9, SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft  successfully berthed (attached) to the International Space Station at 10:02 AM ET.

April 18, 2014

Today, Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) successfully launched its Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft to orbit, carrying supplies and science experiments to the International Space Station.  This marks the company’s third official mi

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