SpaceX Targets Wednesday for Record-Setting Starlink Launch

@SpaceX is targeting NET Wednesday for its first 8x-flown #Falcon9, shortest launch-to-launch turnaround of any orbital-class booster & 1,000th Starlink. […]

SpaceX Launches Powerful Turkish Communications Satellite to Start Off 2021

4x-flown #Falcon9 has delivered @Turksat communications satellite into orbit on 1st @SpaceX mission of 2021. […]

SpaceX Launches 25th Mission of the Year with Sirius XM-7, Using Only 11 Rockets

@SpaceX has successfully flown a #Falcon9 a record-breaking 5th time in a single calendat year, lifting @SiriusXM #SXM7 comsat to orbit. […]

SpaceX Flies 100th Successful Falcon Mission, Approaches 1,000 Starlinks

@SpaceX launched another #Starlink mission & landed another #Falcon9 today. Ho-hum, you might think. But this one ranked highly on the reusability stats. […]

SpaceX Scrubs Starlink Launch, Watches Weather for Friday Attempt

@SpaceX scrubs #Starlink launch, aims for 2nd attempt Friday. […]

Weather 60% Go for Thursday Starlink Launch from FL

As @SpaceX readies for its 17th launch of the year, 2020 gears up for what may be a record number of #Falcon9 missions. But waiting in the wings, Hurricane Sally offers a note of caution. […]

Falcon 9 Scores Fifth Successful Landing, Boosts Starlink Tally to 480

SpaceX’s B1049 powers into the night, setting a new record of only four days between two East Coast launches of the Falcon 9. Photo Credit: SpaceX

The smoke, noise and euphoria of last Saturday’s spectacular launch of Dragon Endeavour and her crew—NASA veterans Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken—had barely settled when another Falcon 9 […]

SpaceX Aims for Wednesday Night Starlink Launch

B1049 launches a 60-strong batch of Starlink satellites on its most recent mission in January, the first U.S. spaceflight of the 2020s. Photo Credit: Mike Killian/AmericaSpace

SpaceX’s foot is firmly on the gas as the organization prepares for its ninth launch of 2020 and its second in less than a week. Following the triumphant […]

SpaceX Launches Third Batch of Iridium NEXT Satellites from Vandenberg, Returns First Stage to Drone Ship

Following today’s launch, 40 percent of the Iridium NEXT constellation are now safely in Low-Earth Orbit (LEO). Photo Credit: Iridium/SpaceX/Twitter

After a year of records and “personal bests”, SpaceX aims to launch a pair of Upgraded Falcon 9 boosters within two days of each other this week, delivering a ten-strong batch of Iridium […]

SpaceX Launches Lightweight Formosat-5 to Orbit, Returns for Third West Coast ASDS Landing

The Upgraded Falcon 9 rises into the gloom at 11:51 a.m. PDT on Thursday, 24 August. Photo Credit: Robert C. Fisher/AmericaSpace

SpaceX successfully delivered one of its smallest primary payloads into orbit, early Thursday, 24 August, when a mammoth Upgraded Falcon 9 booster lifted off from Space Launch Complex (SLC)-4E at Vandenberg Air […]