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05.26.15
Air Force certifies SpaceX to bid for military space missions
05.26.15

Air Force certifies SpaceX to bid for military space missions

Making peace with US Air Force and dropping charges against the agency has paid off for SpaceX. It...

By M. Moon,   05.26.15
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01.28.15
SpaceX shows how its heavy-lifting rocket will (hopefully) work
01.28.15

SpaceX shows how its heavy-lifting rocket will (hopefully) work

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy has yet to grace a launch pad, but that isn't stopping the company from exto...

By J. Fingas,   01.28.15
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11.19.12
CE-Oh no he didn't!: SpaceX creator Elon Musk says Ariane 5 rocket has 'no chance'
11.19.12

CE-Oh no he didn't!: SpaceX creator Elon Musk says Ariane 5 rocket has 'no chance'

Entrepreneur Elon Musk is well-known for talking trash about the vehicular competition... just not...

By J. Fingas,   11.19.12
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06.26.12
Space X successfully test-fires Merlin 1D engine, forgets to buy marshmallows
06.26.12

Space X successfully test-fires Merlin 1D engine, forgets to buy marshmallows

SpaceX has added another string to its now weighty bow by successfully test firing the Merlin 1D e...

By D. Cooper,   06.26.12
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05.29.12
SpaceX and Intelsat announce first commercial contract for Falcon Heavy rocket
05.29.12

SpaceX and Intelsat announce first commercial contract for Falcon Heavy rocket

SpaceX hit one pretty big milestone recently -- to put it mildly -- and it's now already back with...

By D. Melanson,   05.29.12
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07.14.11
SpaceX breaks ground at Vandenberg Air Force Base, continues preparation for 2013 Falcon Heavy launch
07.14.11

SpaceX breaks ground at Vandenberg Air Force Base, continues preparation for 2013 Falcon Heavy launch

End of the US space shuttle program got you down? It doesn't seem to have phased SpaceX, which is...

By D. Cesa,   07.14.11
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04.25.11
Elon Musk says SpaceX will send a man to space in three years, Mars within the next two decades
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Elon Musk says SpaceX will send a man to space in three years, Mars within the next two decades

Elon Musk has never been one to shy from making bold predictions, which is why we're not surprised t...

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04.19.11
NASA awards $270 million to SpaceX and other commercial spaceflight ventures
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NASA awards $270 million to SpaceX and other commercial spaceflight ventures

NASA has given its seal of approval (and a lot of money) to SpaceX and three other private companies...

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04.05.11
SpaceX reveals plans for world's most powerful rocket, the Falcon Heavy
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SpaceX reveals plans for world's most powerful rocket, the Falcon Heavy

SpaceX promised something big, and it's now delivered. The company today revealed its plans for the...

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