SpaceX launches two satellites into orbit; fails to recover rocket

SpaceX launches two satellites into orbit; fails to recover rocket

Apparently, the rocket malfunctioned some 330 feet (70 meters) off the ground and was in flames when it reached the platform on the powered barge known as a drone ship live images via a SpaceX webcast showed.

SpaceX used Falcon 9 rocket relaunch on the cards in September?

SpaceX used Falcon 9 rocket relaunch on the cards in September?

Musk didn't reveal any details regarding the mission, however, it will obvioulsy be a big one for SpaceX.

Must watch - Mind-blowing footage of SpaceX's Falcon 9 landing on droneship!

Must watch - Mind-blowing footage of SpaceX's Falcon 9 landing on droneship!

Last week's success means SpaceX has has now landed three Falcon 9 first stages in a row on a boat in just two months.

SpaceX makes third rocket landing on droneship

SpaceX makes third rocket landing on droneship

 US aerospace company, SpaceX successfully landed the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a droneship in the Atlantic Ocean after launching a commercial communications satellite into orbit for a Thai firm.

SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship splashes down in Pacific

SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship splashes down in Pacific

The spacecraft also contains the final batch of human research samples from the one-year mission completed in March by US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko.

Watch: SpaceX rocket makes first successful landing mid-ocean!

Watch: SpaceX rocket makes first successful landing mid-ocean!

Not to mention that this has been done previously, however, it was 12 stories tall and a diameter about the length of Volkswagen Beetle, which rendered the entire procedure challenging.

SpaceX's Dragon arrives at ISS with inflatable space habitat

SpaceX's Dragon arrives at ISS with inflatable space habitat

The last time six vehicles were docked to the station was back in the space shuttle era, when Discovery visited in February 2011.

SpaceX launches inflatable space habitat to ISS

SpaceX launches inflatable space habitat to ISS

 US space firm SpaceX resumed its resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, carrying aboard an experimental inflatable space habitat that might be crucial for future deep space explorations.

SpaceX lands rocket on ocean platform for first time

After four failed bids SpaceX finally stuck the landing Friday, powering the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket onto an ocean platform where it touched down upright after launching cargo to space.

SpaceX to launch first cargo since 2015 accident

SpaceX to launch first cargo since 2015 accident

Nine months after a SpaceX rocket exploded on the way to the International Space Station, the California-based company is counting down to the launch Friday of another flight to resupply astronauts in orbit.

SpaceX launches satellite, but fails to land rocket on drone ship

SpaceX launches satellite, but fails to land rocket on drone ship

SpaceX's fifth attempt to land its Falcon 9 at sea is unsuccessful.

Watch: Sunita Williams talks on NASA's Commercial Crew

Watch: Sunita Williams talks on NASA's Commercial Crew

Sunita Williams, along with three other astronauts, will train closely with Boeing and SpaceX as they develop a new generation of human-rated space systems in partnership with NASA's Commercial Crew Program.

SpaceX tests Crew Dragon parachutes- Watch

SpaceX tests Crew Dragon parachutes- Watch

SpaceX has conducted tests for Crew Dragon parachutes.

 SpaceX launches ocean-monitoring satellite, but drone ship landing attempt fails again

SpaceX launches ocean-monitoring satellite, but drone ship landing attempt fails again

US private spacecraft company SpaceX launched on Sunday morning the Jason-3 ocean-measuring satellite, but failed in its attempt to land the spent first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a ship in the Ocean.

SpaceX success launches space startups to new heights

SpaceX success launches space startups to new heights

SpaceX`s successful landing of a reusable rocket booster last month opens a new frontier for commercial space startups by offering tremendous cost savings and attracting venture capitalists who once shied away from spatial ventures.

NASA awards space station cargo contracts to 3 private companies

NASA awards space station cargo contracts to 3 private companies

US space agency NASA announced on Thursday that it has awarded the second round of commercial contracts to resupply the International Space Station to three private spaceflight companies Orbital ATK, Sierra Nevada and SpaceX.

Global mobile Internet userbase to touch 2 bn in 2016: IDC

Global mobile Internet userbase to touch 2 bn in 2016: IDC

Efforts by Google, SpaceX, and Facebook among others to make the Internet available to the remaining 4 billion people via high altitude planes, balloons, and satellites are underway.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg lauds SpaceX's Falcon 9's successful landing

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg lauds SpaceX's Falcon 9's successful landing

International space agency NASA lauded and congratulated SpaceX on achieving the feat, as did many other people and space enthusiasts from across the world.

SpaceX succeeds in historic rocket launch, landing

SpaceX succeeds in historic rocket launch, landing

The company, headed by Internet tycoon Elon Musk, is striving to revolutionise the rocket industry, which currently loses many millions of dollars in jettisoned machinery and sophisticated rocket components after each launch.

SpaceX aims for historic rocket launch, landing

SpaceX aims for historic rocket launch, landing

"If successful, this test would mark the first time in history an orbital rocket has successfully achieved a land landing," SpaceX said in a statement.