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DoD IG: Air Force Secretary questioned ethics of Shanahan’s 2018 meeting...

Secretary Wilson raised concerns that a December 2018 meeting was improper because SpaceX and Boeing compete for Air Force launch services contracts. WASHINGTON —...

Safety panel urges patience in SpaceX Crew Dragon investigation

WASHINGTON — Members of an independent safety panel said April 25 it will take time to determine what happened during a SpaceX Crew Dragon...

SpaceX escape engines were test fired before mishap: panel

By Joey RouletteORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - A NASA safety panel said on Thursday that Saturday's accident on a SpaceX astronaut capsule happened after eight...

SpaceX escape engines were test fired before mishap: panel

FILE PHOTO: A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket with the Arabsat 6A communications satellite aboard is prepared for launch later in the day at the...

Discarded Atlas 5 upper stage breaks up in orbit • Viasat, China...

To receive FIRST UP Satcom, a weekly SpaceNews newsletter for satellite and telecom professionals, sign up here. TOP STORIES Ground-based telescopes in Spain identified 40 to 60 pieces...

Cape Canaveral preparing for key military launches

This article was first published in the SN Military.Space newsletter. If you would like to get our news and insights for national security space professionals every Tuesday,...

Op-Ed | Beresheet moon mission points to super low-cost lunar trips

The Beresheet spacecraft is on the lunar surface, but sadly not in one piece. Though it crashed rather than soft-landed there, it is still a...

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule lost after 'anomaly' during ground test

The Crew Dragon capsule is intended to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station, but a possible explosion during a ground test may set...

SpaceX EXPLOSION: Latest NASA announcement good news for Musk and manned...

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine was cautious about commenting, coining the explosion an "anomaly" in a tweet released after the blast occurred. He said: ”This...

NASA moves ahead with cargo Dragon launch after Crew Dragon anomaly

WASHINGTON — NASA is moving ahead with plans to launch a cargo version of a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station next...

SpaceX suffers serious setback with crew capsule accident

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has suffered a serious setback in its effort to launch NASA astronauts into orbit this year.Over the weekend,...

SpaceX EXPLOSION: Watch SHOCKING leaked footage of the Crew Dragon capsule...

On Saturday, SpaceX tested the emergency escape rocket system for its new human-capable Crew Dragon spacecraft. A US Air Force spokesperson told local press...

Incident on SpaceX pad could delay its first manned flight

Washington (AFP) - A mysterious but apparently serious incident occurred Saturday in Cape Canaveral, Florida involving the SpaceX capsule intended to carry American astronauts...

SpaceX test accident in Florida sends a massive plume of smoke...

A SpaceX Crew Dragon experienced an "anomaly" during ground tests that manifested as a column of smoke rising from the spacecraft's thrusters. The Crew...

Elon Musk's SpaceX suffers capsule anomaly during Florida tests

(Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX suffered an anomaly in one of its Crew Dragon capsules while conducting engine tests at the Cape Canaveral Air...

Elon Musk's SpaceX suffers capsule anomaly during Florida tests

(Reuters) - Elon Musk's SpaceX suffered an anomaly in one of its Crew Dragon capsules while conducting engine tests at the Cape Canaveral Air...

Elon Musk's SpaceX suffers capsule anomaly during Florida tests

(Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX suffered an anomaly in one of its Crew Dragon capsules while conducting engine tests at the Cape Canaveral Air...

Elon Musk's SpaceX suffers capsule anomaly during Florida tests

(Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX suffered an anomaly in one of its Crew Dragon capsules while conducting engine tests at the Cape Canaveral Air...

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers anomaly during engine test; no injuries reported

SpaceX suffered a setback in preparations for its first crewed launch to the International Space Station today when one of its Crew Dragon spacecraft...

SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft suffers anomaly during ground tests

WASHINGTON — A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft suffered what the company said was an “anomaly” during static fire tests of its abort engines April...