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SpaceX to launch its 10th resupply mission to space station today

SpaceX to launch its 10th resupply mission to space station today

SpaceX will launch its 10th commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station on Saturday, February 18, 2017.

Feb 17, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
India can become big player in global space program: Award-winning author Stephen Petranek

India can become big player in global space program: Award-winning author Stephen Petranek

In many ways what India accomplished by orbiting Mars is as successful as much larger organizations like the Russian space agency, NASA and European space agencies have achieved, Petranek  said.

Nov 03, 2016, 16:41 PM IST
Faulty helium tank system caused rocket explosion: Space X

Faulty helium tank system caused rocket explosion: Space X

What caused this fault to occur is still unknown and under continued investigation

Sep 25, 2016, 17:04 PM IST
Space X successfully lands Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship

Space X successfully lands Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship

Falcon 9 landing was an extremely challenging task, according to Space X.

Aug 15, 2016, 23:48 PM IST
SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket for ISS; misses landing

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket for ISS; misses landing

 SpaceX rocket carrying a Dragon cargo ship bound for the International Space Station (ISS) blasted off Tuesday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Apr 15, 2015, 09:35 AM IST
SpaceX poised to launch resurrected space weather satellite

SpaceX poised to launch resurrected space weather satellite

A $340 million sun-observing spacecraft that was initially dreamed up by former US vice president Al Gore is finally poised to launch Sunday after being kept in storage by NASA for years.

Feb 08, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

NASA puts out call for private moon landers

Under a new program called Lunar Catalyst, US space agency NASA will provide free technical expertise, equipment, facilities and software to help selected companies develop lunar landers.

Jan 28, 2014, 10:09 AM IST

Space X postpones Falcon 9 launch due to technical snag

The much anticipated launch of SpaceX rocket was postponed Monday after a technical glitch halted the countdown less than four minutes before lift-off.

Nov 26, 2013, 17:51 PM IST

SpaceX Dragon capsule reaches space station

The unmanned US cargo capsule, taking the first commercial delivery to the ISS, arrived at the space station, on Wednesday.

Oct 10, 2012, 10:12 AM IST

NASA invests USD 1.1 bn to build space taxis

NASA has given three firms a total of $1.1 billion to build a new range of "space taxis" that will take astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS), a media report said.

Aug 04, 2012, 21:36 PM IST