SpaceX first launch with NASA astronauts in second quarter

SpaceX first launch with NASA astronauts in second quarter

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk speaks with NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine, along with astronauts Victor Glover, Doug Hurley, Bob Behnken and Mike Hopkins, in front of the company’s Crew Dragon capsule. NASA | Joel Kowsky Elon Musk expects his space company’s inaugural launch of NASA astronauts is only a few months away. The SpaceX … Read more…

Starliner test before flying NASA astronauts

Starliner test before flying NASA astronauts

[The stream is slated to begin at 5:30 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see the player above] Boeing is set to launch its Starliner capsule to the International Space Station for the first time on Friday. The launch is scheduled for 6:36 a.m. ET from the launch complex 41 at … Read more…

The ISS turns 20: Happy birthday, space station!

On 20 November 1998, the first module for the construction of the International Space Station (ISS) was sent into space, three years later moved in the first crew. Since then, research has been carried out on board the ISS. 19,000-kilo “foundation stone” The first section of the ISS, which made its way into space 20 years … Read more…