SpaceX has launched the world’s most powerful rocket on its first commercial mission.
SpaceX’s new crew capsule has undocked from the International Space Station and is heading towards an old-fashioned splashdown.
SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft took off on Saturday morning, marking the first major step towards US ambitions to resume sending astronauts into space on its own spacecraft on American soil.
SpaceX is set to carry out the first test of its Crew Dragon spacecraft with Nasa on Saturday morning, as the US looks to launch astronauts from its own rockets and spacecraft on American soil for the first time since 2011.
An Israeli spacecraft rocketed toward the moon for the country’s first attempted lunar landing, following a launch on Thursday night by SpaceX.
Nasa and SpaceX are now aiming for a March debut of the first commercial crew capsule.
Elon Musk has shared videos of the first test firing of SpaceX’s Raptor flight engine that will eventually be used on its Starship spacecraft.
SpaceX’s Starship prototype rocket has been damaged by high winds in Texas, which blew the top half of the hopper off on Wednesday.
Spacecraft firm SpaceX has launched a Falcon 9 rocket into space in its first mission of 2019 – and its last for satellite company Iridium.
Elon Musk has revealed images of his assembled Starship hopper test rocket, as the entrepreneur continues to explore ways of one day sending people to places as far as Mars.
Space exploration has long been confined to highly-trained astronauts but more ordinary people could be blasting off within a few years – albeit, extremely wealthy ordinary people.
Elon Musk has reiterated his hopes of personally travelling to Mars, claiming there is a “70% chance” he will go to the red planet.
Elon Musk has announced the renaming of SpaceX’s biggest and still-to-be-built rockets, revealing it will now be known as Starship.
The first tunnel dug under Los Angeles by Elon Musk’s Boring Company is “almost done”, the entrepreneur has claimed on Twitter.
Elon Musk and battle royale game Fortnite have clashed on Twitter over a reference by the SpaceX and Tesla boss to players of the game as “virgins”.
The Japanese online retail tycoon who plans to travel to the moon on the SpaceX rocket says he respects and trusts Elon Musk as a fellow entrepreneur, despite his recent troubles.
The skies above Los Angeles were alight with a remarkable sight as SpaceX launched a satellite into orbit on its Falcon 9 rocket.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has carried an Argentinian Earth-observation satellite into space and for the first time landed a first-stage booster back at its California launch site.
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has said that he plans to blast off on the first-ever private commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on the week-long journey.
Elon Musk’s space company has signed up the first private passenger to fly around the moon.