SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Fails to Land After Bringing 60 Satellites Into Orbit

SpaceX recently launched 60 additional Starlink satellites into space, bringing the company closer to its goal of having 1,440 in orbit — currently at 1,145. The Falcon 9 rocket’s that launched the satellites, however, missed the landing of its first-stage booster for the first time in a year. It was originally meant to land on the […]

SpaceX’s Crew-1 Set New Record for Spending Over 84 Days in Space

  Breaking the previous record from 1974. According to NASA, SpaceX‘s Crew-1 astronauts have set a new record for spending the longest time in space by a crew launched on a U.S. spacecraft. The new milestone surpassed the previous record of 84 days set by the Skylab 4 crew in 1974. Crew-1, including astronauts Michael Hopkins, Shannon […]