Tag: Falcon9

NASA's Fourth Crew Rotation Heads to Station: How to Watch the Crew-4 Launch

NASA's Fourth Crew Rotation Heads to Station: How to Watch the Crew-4 Launch
The fourth crew of NASA’s Commercial Crew program is ready to head to the Space Station. Launching on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, Crew 4 will begin their mission in space to conduct microgravity research, test student hardware, and carry out medical research. Crew 4 is scheduled for an early morning liftoff from Launch Complex 39A... Read more »

This Week in Space Photos: SpaceX CRS-17, Blue Origin, Martian Sunset, Hubble, and Apollo Spacesuits

This Week in Space Photos: SpaceX CRS-17, Blue Origin, Martian Sunset, Hubble, and Apollo Spacesuits
A SpaceX Falcon 9 booster in IR, a Martian sunset, Blue Origin’ latest launch and landing, and an even wider view of the Universe from Hubble: these are just some of the incredible space photos captured this week. New angles, wider views, and different technology were all used to photograph and present the same subjects in... Read more »

SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion Destroys AMOS-6 and Facebook Satellites

SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion Destroys AMOS-6 and Facebook Satellites
SpaceX experienced an anomaly on the launch pad this morning while preparing for a standard static fire test, resulting in the loss of the Falcon 9 AMOS-6 rocket and its payload. The explosion occurred at 9:07 a.m. at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 40, where SpaceX launches its Falcon 9 rockets, apart... Read more »
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