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March 7, 2020

Tonight at 11:50pm ET, SpaceX will be launching their final Cargo Dragon spacecraft, ending the second round of the Commercial Resupply Service (CRS) contract with NASA.

Dragon is currently loaded with roughly 4,500 pounds of supplies and payloads, including materials t...

February 17, 2020

Photo: SpaceX 

At 10:05am ET, SpaceX is launching another batch of 60 Starlink satellites to add on to their growing Internet constellation in Low Earth Orbit. The Falcon 9 is launching from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Flo...

February 11, 2020

 Photo: Kevin Quick

Solar orbiter has launched from Cape Canaveral atop a ULA Atlas V rocket. The joint venture between NASA and the European Space Agency has been in the works for 10 years. The satellite will spend the next 2 years moving into position to orbit the sun...

February 9, 2020

At 11:03pm ET, United Launch Alliance's Atlas V rocket will be launching from SLC-41 (Space Launch Complex 41) at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. 

This Atlas V is in the "411" configuration, meaning it is sporting 1 strap-on Solid Rocket Motor, 1 Centau...

February 9, 2020

At 5:39pm ET, Northrup Grumman's Antares rocket is launching from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility. Weather is currently 95% go and the launch is on track for an on-time liftoff from Pad 0A.

The Cygnus spacecraft on this mission is c...

January 29, 2020

SpaceX has successfully launched and deployed its fourth batch of Starlink satellites earlier this morning. The launch occurred on time at 9:06am at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Launch Complex 40.

Onboard were 60 custom built SpaceX satellites. Each 260kg, or 507...

January 28, 2020

Photo Credit: Axiom

An announcement was made by NASA yesterday afternoon  that laid out an exciting new project for the International Space Station. They have selected a new contractor, Axiom Space, to develop and manufacture new segments for the ISS. Axiom will build 3...

January 23, 2020

 Photo: Firefly Aerospace


Earlier today Firefly Aerospace posted on their social medias stating that they will be conducting a qualification test of their first stage for the Alpha rocket. Those tweets and posts about the test have now been removed. 

The Burnet County S...

January 21, 2020

 Photo: Kevin Quick

SpaceX successfully tested its Crew Dragon capsule's abort system this weekend. After being pushed back from an early Saturday morning launch, the Falcon 9 took off at 10:30am Sunday morning. Hundreds of cameras were pointed to the sky when the space...

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