SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule returns to Earth from ISS
SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule returns to Earth from ISS

SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule has successfully returned to Earth from the International Space Station with some 3,000 pounds of equipment and experiments inside it.

NASA certifies SpaceX to launch big-ticket science probes

NASA has formally certified US-based Space Exploration Technologies Corporation's (SpaceX) Falcon 9 rocket to launch the most ambitious science missions.

SpaceX successfully tests astronaut escape system
SpaceX successfully tests astronaut escape system

The California-based Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) has successfully tested an astronaut escape system for its Crew Dragon spacecraft.

SpaceX tests astronaut escape feature on Dragon spacecraft

 SpaceX today launched the first flight test of the emergency astronaut escape feature on its Dragon spaceship, which aims to carry people to low-Earth orbit as early as 2017.

SpaceX to test life-saving crew capsule next week

SpaceX is set to blast off a crew capsule on May 6 to test an astronaut rescue system designed to save lives in case of an emergency in a human spaceflight, NASA said.

SpaceX successfully launches Turkmenistan's first communications satellite
SpaceX successfully launches Turkmenistan's first communications satellite

SpaceX on Monday successfully launched a communications satellite for Turkmenistan from Cape Canaveral in Florida.

SpaceX Dragon cargo ship arrives at space station
SpaceX Dragon cargo ship arrives at space station

SpaceX's unmanned Dragon cargo ship arrived today at the International Space Station, carrying a load of food and supplies for the astronauts living in orbit.

ISS to get first coffee machine with SpaceX cargo

 From "ISSpresso" coffee machine to improving LCD screens, a variety of research is headed to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the sixth SpaceX contracted resupply mission.

Plants use sixth sense for growth on space station
Plants use sixth sense for growth on space station

Research aboard the space station may illuminate the mystery of a plant's "sixth sense", literally turning plant gravity-sensing research on its head.

SpaceX's safety rockets successfully tested

American space transport Services Company SpaceX has successfully tested one of the most important components its crewed vehicle needs, the escape engine, SuperDraco.

SpaceX says boosting output, on track for 13 rocket launches this year
SpaceX says boosting output, on track for 13 rocket launches this year

Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, is rapidly increasing production of the engines that power its Falcon 9 rocket and expects to meet its target of 13 launches and two test flights this year, President Gwynne Shotwell told Reuters.

SpaceX launches two communications satellites
SpaceX launches two communications satellites

US space transportation company SpaceX launched two commercial communications satellites atop a Falcon 9 rocket Sunday evening.

NASA astronauts finish spacewalk trilogy for space taxis
NASA astronauts finish spacewalk trilogy for space taxis

NASA astronauts successfully ended their third and last spacewalk on March 1 to reassemble parts of the International Space Station (ISS) and create parking slots for Boeing and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) which will provide commercial space taxis in the near future.

Astronauts take 3rd spacewalk to complete tricky cable job
Astronauts take 3rd spacewalk to complete tricky cable job

Two NASA astronauts have ventured out of the International Space Station in their third spacewalk in just over a week.

NASA astronauts to perform second spacewalk at the ISS today
NASA astronauts to perform second spacewalk at the ISS today

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New Delhi: NASA on Wednesday will conduct its second out of the three complicated spacewalks at the International Space Station.

NASA TV will cover the walk showing it live beginning Wednesday at 6 am EST (1100 GMT).

NASA spacewalks to let space taxis park on ISS
NASA spacewalks to let space taxis park on ISS

The US space agency is all set to perform three spacewalks -- the first one scheduled for Saturday -- to reassemble parts of the International Space Station (ISS) to create parking spots for Boeing and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX)-- two commercial space taxis.

SpaceX launches deep space weather satellite DSCOVR in its third attempt
SpaceX launches deep space weather satellite DSCOVR in its third attempt

In its third attempt, Deep Space Climate Observatory was finally blasted off on Thursday atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

SpaceX capsule returns with ocean splashdown; next rocket launch delayed due to winds
SpaceX capsule returns with ocean splashdown; next rocket launch delayed due to winds

Dragon cargo ship on Wednesday headed back to Earth from the International Space Station.  

SpaceX's Dragon capsule set to return to Earth
SpaceX's Dragon capsule set to return to Earth

It's ultimately a busy Tuesday for SpaceX as the company gets ready for for the launch as well as landing of its spacecraft at the same time.

SpaceX calls off launch of space weather satellite after radar glitch
SpaceX calls off launch of space weather satellite after radar glitch

SpaceX had to call off Sunday's planned launch of a deep-space observatory and a revolutionary rocket-landing attempt after a critical radar-tracking system failed.