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Watch SpaceX launch its Crew Dragon astronaut spacecraft for a key safety test

Watch SpaceX launch its Crew Dragon astronaut spacecraft for a key safety test SpaceX is looking to launch its Crew Dragon spacecraft using a Falcon 9 rocket today, in a crucial test of the human-rated spacecraft’s In-Flight Abort (IFA) system. This safety feature will separate the Crew Dragon from the Falcon 9 […]

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Space Angels’ Chad Anderson on entering a new decade in the ‘entrepreneurial space age’

Space Angels’ Chad Anderson on entering a new decade in the ‘entrepreneurial space age’ Space as an investment target is trending upwards in the VC community, but specialist firm Space Angels has been focused on the sector longer than most. The network of angel investors just published its most recent quarterly overview […]

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Virgin Galactic’s second commercial tourism spaceship hits key construction milestone

Virgin Galactic’s second commercial tourism spaceship hits key construction milestone Virgin Galactic’s fleet is expanding, and its second commercial spacecraft just achieved a key milestone in its build process – much faster than the first of its SpaceShipTwo vehicles did. The new SpaceShipTwo, which will join the original (named ‘VSS Unity’) in […]

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Blue Origin officially opens its new HQ and R&D center

Blue Origin officially opens its new HQ and R&D center Jeff Bezos -founded space technology company Blue Origin officially cut the ribbon to open its new HQ and R&D facility, located in Kent, Washington – close by to Amazon’s own headquarters. The new facility covers 230,000 square feet and sits on a […]

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Max Q: Blue Origin launches a New Shepard and Rocket Lab officially opens U.S. launch site

Max Q: Blue Origin launches a New Shepard and Rocket Lab officially opens U.S. launch site Max Q is a new weekly newsletter all about space from TechCrunch. Sign up here to receive it weekly on Sundays in your inbox. This is it – the very first edition of Max Q: TechCrunch’s […]

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Blue Origin moves closer to human spaceflight with 12th New Shepard launch

Blue Origin moves closer to human spaceflight with 12th New Shepard launch Jeff Bezos -founded Blue Origin has recorded another successful mission for its New Shepard sub-orbital launch vehicle, which is a key step as it readies the spacecraft for human spaceflight. This is also the sixth flight of this re-used booster, […]

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NASA adds SpaceX, Blue Origin and more to list of companies set to make deliveries to the surface of the Moon

NASA adds SpaceX, Blue Origin and more to list of companies set to make deliveries to the surface of the Moon NASA has added five companies to the list of vendors that are cleared to bid on contracts for the agency’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) program. This list, which already includes […]

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Virgin Galactic begins ‘Astronaut Readiness Program’ for first paying customers

Virgin Galactic begins ‘Astronaut Readiness Program’ for first paying customers Virgin Galactic has begun its ‘Astronaut Readiness Program’ this week, which is being run out of Under Armour Global HQ to start. Under Armour is Virgin Galactic’s partner on its official astronaut uniforms, which its first paying space tourists will don on […]

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Elon Musk says building the first sustainable city on Mars will take 1,000 Starships and 20 years

Elon Musk says building the first sustainable city on Mars will take 1,000 Starships and 20 years SpaceX CEO Elon Musk went into a bit more detail about the timelines and vehicle requirements to not only reach Mars, but to set up a sustainable base on the Red Planet that can serve […]

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UK Space Agency will provide $9.5 million to Virgin Orbit for Cornwall spaceport

UK Space Agency will provide .5 million to Virgin Orbit for Cornwall spaceport Richard Branson’s small satellite launch company Virgin Orbit announced today that it has secured final approval on a £7.35 million ($9.5 million) grant from the UK Space Agency (UKSA), funds which will be used by Virgin Orbit to help […]

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