Tuesday, April 20, 2021

SpaceX

SpaceX rocket explodes on ground after seemingly successful flight

The rocket exploded a few minutes after landing and was thrown into the air following which it crashed back to the ground.

Facebook to take a page from audio social network Clubhouse, says report

Executives at Facebook have ordered employees to create a version of Clubhouse, New York Times reports.

‘Got to work on that landing’: SpaceX rocket in fiery crash, again

This was the second such accident after the last prototype of Starship met a similar fate in December.

SpaceX aims to launch ‘all-civilian’ trip into orbit

In addition to the first commercial mission, SpaceX is scheduled to launch two more crewed flights for Nasa in 2021, and four cargo refuelling missions over the next 15 months.

SpaceX launches record number of satellites from one rocket for US$1 million each

Satellites are now very small due to components taken directly from consumer electronics such as smartphones.

Indonesia seeks to build launch port for US SpaceX

Tesla billionaire Elon Musk is sending a team to Indonesia in January to look at potential investments.

SpaceX prototype blasts off… and crashes in fireball

But SpaceX founder Tesla's Elon Musk says they got all the data they needed.

4 astronauts launched to space station

This ends almost a decade of international reliance on Russia for rides on its Soyuz rockets.

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