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Inspiration4: SpaceX’s all-civilian mission launches to orbit

Inspiration4: SpaceX’s all-civilian mission launches to orbit

🕔08:14, 16.Sep 2021

San Francisco, Sep 16 (IANS) Inspiration4, run by tech billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX, has launched its first all-civilian mission to orbit on Thursday. SpaceX’s charity-driven mission named Inspiration4 lifted off at 8:02 p.m. EDT Wednesday (5.30 am India time Thursday) aboard

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SpaceX launches 51 Starlink internet satellites since May

SpaceX launches 51 Starlink internet satellites since May

🕔17:48, 14.Sep 2021

San Francisco, Sep 14  SpaceX on Tuesday launched its first full stack of 51 Starlink broadband satellites since May, the media reported. The satellites blasted off on a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Space Force

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SpaceX wins $2.9bn NASA contract to build moon lander

SpaceX wins $2.9bn NASA contract to build moon lander

🕔10:13, 17.Apr 2021

New York, April 17  NASA has picked Elon Musk’s SpaceX to develop the first commercial lander and take the next two US astronauts to the moon, the US space agency said on Friday. The contract is worth $2.9 billion and

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NASA, SpaceX postpone historic astronauts launch

NASA, SpaceX postpone historic astronauts launch

🕔09:26, 28.May 2020

Washington, May 28  NASA and SpaceX postponed historic launch of two astronauts to space from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday due to bad weather. “Due to the weather conditions, the launch is scrubbing,” NASA tweeted, Xinhua reported.

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SpaceX launches rocket carrying 10 communication satellites

SpaceX launches rocket carrying 10 communication satellites

🕔06:13, 31.Mar 2018

Washington, March 31  American aerospace company SpaceX on Friday successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 telecommunications satellites from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California. The Iridium-NEXT satellites were launched Friday morning for McLean, Virginia-based satellite operator

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SpaceX launches secretive Zuma spacecraft

SpaceX launches secretive Zuma spacecraft

🕔09:55, 8.Jan 2018

New York, Jan 8  SpaceX began the new year with a mystery-shrouded mission to deliver a government spacecraft, called Zuma, into orbit, the media reported. After more than a month of delays, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket vaulted toward the

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NASA certifies SpaceX to launch big-ticket science probes

NASA certifies SpaceX to launch big-ticket science probes

🕔11:47, 18.May 2015

Washington, May 18  NASA has formally certified US-based Space Exploration Technologies Corporation’s (SpaceX) Falcon 9 rocket to launch the most ambitious science missions. The Falcon 9 is now certified by NASA as a “Category 2” launch vehicle. SpaceX has successfully

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