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Jul 12, 2014

Air Force certifies SpaceX Falcon 9 flights

In a move that could shake up the spaceflight business, Hawthorne rocket company SpaceX has passed a key milestone toward its goal to launch the U.S. government's most sophisticated national security satellites...

Jul 12, 2014

Air Force certifies SpaceX Falcon 9 flights

In a move that could shake up the spaceflight business, Hawthorne rocket company SpaceX has passed a key milestone toward its goal to launch the U.S. government's most sophisticated national security satellites...

Jul 12, 2014

Air Force certifies SpaceX Falcon 9 flights

In a move that could shake up the spaceflight business, Hawthorne rocket company SpaceX has passed a key milestone toward its goal to launch the U.S. government's most sophisticated national security satellites...

Jul 07, 2014

Rosetta Mission Report | Rosetta mission one month from historic comet arrival

Rosetta mission one month from historic comet arrival   BY STEPHEN CLARK SPACEFLIGHT NOW Posted: July 6, 201...

Jul 17, 2014

How NASA Sold Us the Moon 45 Years Ago but Fails to Market Human Spaceflight Today

This week the world marks the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, the most audacious and globally significant accomplishment in human history. Sadly, after the Apollo program concluded in 1972, humans were stuck in low Earth orbit for de... #NASA #John F. Kennedy #Moon (astronomy) #Earth (planet)

Jul 17, 2014

Basic Safety Is Not Negotiable in Human Space Exploration

Today there is widespread agreement that Mars is our human space exploration "horizon goal." There seems to be less agreement on how safe future human space transportation should be. It is less an argument among those who have responsibilities in hum... #NASA #Mars (planet)

Jul 13, 2014

'Disappointed' husband turns life, career 'over to God'

Rick Husband was 5 years old when he announced his "childhood dream was to become an astronaut," the website spaceflight... #NASA #Mars (planet)

Jul 11, 2014

SpaceX Spaceport In Texas Gets FAA Go-Ahead

The private spaceflight company is now one step closer to launching craft from its own facilities. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration this week gave SpaceX permission to launch its Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy spacecraft from a private site in Cam... #Texas #Federal Aviation Administration #Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX)