Tag: SpaceX

Chinese rocket sends streak of light across Western US sky

LAS VEGAS — A Chinese rocket body streaking across the night sky over the Western United States lit up social…

2 years ago

NASA hits snag while inflating new room at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA hit a snag while trying to inflate an experimental room at the International Space Station…

2 years ago

MIT wins design competition for Elon Musk’s Hyperloop

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — MIT student engineers won a competition to transform SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk's idea…

3 years ago

Support leg breaks as SpaceX rocket lands on ocean barge

LOS ANGELES — After successfully delivering a U.S.-European ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit, a Space X rocket made a hard landing…

3 years ago

California firm Hyperloop to test engine in southern Nevada

LAS VEGAS — A California company with visions of building a futuristic transportation system to one day zip people and…

3 years ago

SpaceX says 2-foot strut snapped, brought down rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX suspects a 2-foot steel strut snapped inside its rocket and led to last month's launch…

3 years ago

Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit: A complex mystery

WASHINGTON — A rocket's dead, blown to bits in public view. Now it's time for "Rocket Science CSI." After 18…

3 years ago

SpaceX capsule to deliver new parking spot for space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX stands ready to launch a much-needed load of supplies to the International Space Station this…

3 years ago