I’ve watched a lot of Falcon 9 launches. Some have carried satellites into orbit for private customers. Some, like yesterday’s, launched Dragon capsules to rendezvous with the International Space Station as part of SpaceX’s Commercial Resupply contract with NASA. 1,206 more words
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Watch the video above: SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket exploded just two minutes after liftoff.
TORONTO – It was the third failed attempt to get supplies to the space station in eight months. 805 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The future of space travel and supplying astronauts at the International Space Station was brought up Monday when U.S. Senator Bill Nelson met with representatives from SpaceX and NASA at Cape Canaveral. 215 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Among the experiments lost when an unmanned SpaceX rocket exploded after launch Sunday in Florida was the latest project by the Minnehaha Academy International Space Station team. 343 more words
According to CNET, an unmanned SpaceX rocket exploded minutes after launch Sunday morning, destroying cargo meant to resupply the astronauts on the International Space Station. The rocket exploded about 2 minutes after takeoff from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. 199 more words