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When and where you can catch SpaceX's third Falcon Heavy launch live
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When and where you can catch SpaceX's third Falcon Heavy launch live

The mission will last 6 hrs and is carrying 24 payloads which are to be deployed in multiple orbits.

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy all set to launch 24 satellites into space on 24 June
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SpaceX's Falcon Heavy all set to launch 24 satellites into space on 24 June

Elon Musk has said that this will be the most complicated and most difficult launch ever.

SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch: The world's most powerful rocket successfully nails its landing
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SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch: The world's most powerful rocket successfully nails its landing

The Falcon Heavy rocket blasted off from NASA's historic Pad 39A earlier this morning.

SpaceX delays Falcon Heavy launch of Arabsat-6A to 12 April owing to bad winds
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SpaceX delays Falcon Heavy launch of Arabsat-6A to 12 April owing to bad winds

Arabsat-6A is expected to provide Middle East, Africa & Europe with TV & secure communication services.

SpaceX delays Falcon Heavy's first commercial launch of Arabsat-6A to 10 April
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SpaceX delays Falcon Heavy's first commercial launch of Arabsat-6A to 10 April

The launch will be SpaceX's fourth this year & the first of 2 Falcon Heavy launches in 2019.

SpaceX completes first test of a new Raptor engine for its Mars-ready BFR rocket
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SpaceX completes first test of a new Raptor engine for its Mars-ready BFR rocket

The test, short though it was, reveals a lot to the engineers working on its development.

Elon Musk is adamant he wants to live on Mars despite its known threats: report
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Elon Musk is adamant he wants to live on Mars despite its known threats: report

Musk said that a voyage to Mars will cost at least a couple of hundred thousand dollars.

Elon Musk renames SpaceX's BFR spacecraft for Mars colonisation to Starship
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Elon Musk renames SpaceX's BFR spacecraft for Mars colonisation to Starship

Instead of upgrading Falcon 9 for more reusability, SpaceX was now focusing on "accelerating BFR".

SpaceX successfully launches the Telstar 19 Vantage for Telesat
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SpaceX successfully launches the Telstar 19 Vantage for Telesat

The next mission for SpaceX will also be involving low-earth orbit satellites for Iridium Next.

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy wins its very first contract by the US Air Force
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SpaceX's Falcon Heavy wins its very first contract by the US Air Force

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy can carry nearly twice as much payload as compared to ULA's Delta IV rocket.

SpaceX plans on building a new campus near Kennedy Space Centre to launch 64 rockets in a year
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SpaceX plans on building a new campus near Kennedy Space Centre to launch 64 rockets in a year

SpaceX has asked NASA for a 67-acre patch of land and if everything goes as planned then this proposed operation area will be located about a mile from KSC.

SpaceX could be testing its BFR Mars rocket system as early as first half of 2019 says Elon Musk
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SpaceX could be testing its BFR Mars rocket system as early as first half of 2019 says Elon Musk

Musk still hopes for the BFR to land on Mars in 2022 and the first couple of missions will be focussing on sending just the cargo, followed by humans.

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket successfully delivers PAZ and two test satellites to low Earth orbit
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SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket successfully delivers PAZ and two test satellites to low Earth orbit

SpaceX said on its website that the fairing, which was shielding the payload, will be recovered and will be caught by a high-speed boat called Mr Steven.

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying Spain's Starlink broadband and the Paz radar-imaging satellite to launch on 21 February
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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying Spain's Starlink broadband and the Paz radar-imaging satellite to launch on 21 February

SpaceX is expected to launch two prototype satellites, called Microsat-2a and Microsat-2b, as part of its Starlink broadband satellite constellation.

Aerospace industry engineer creates a website to track Musk's Tesla Roadster in real time
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Aerospace industry engineer creates a website to track Musk's Tesla Roadster in real time

SpaceX fan Ben Pearson has created the website that makes use of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Horizons data to track the progress of the Tesla Roadster.

Milind Deora column: SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch sets the stage for India with new opportunities
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Milind Deora column: SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch sets the stage for India with new opportunities

SpaceX is merely the beginning, and we can expect to witness a massive industry for space exploration to bloom in the next couple of decades.

SpaceX gets FCC endorsement to build a broadband network using satellites
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SpaceX gets FCC endorsement to build a broadband network using satellites

Musk said in a speech in 2015 in Seattle that SpaceX planned to launch a satellite-internet business that would help fund a future city on Mars.

Tesla Roadster sent in space by SpaceX on the Falcon Heavy seen drifting in space by an observatory in Arizona
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Tesla Roadster sent in space by SpaceX on the Falcon Heavy seen drifting in space by an observatory in Arizona

It released a GIF showing the Tesla moving across space, looking a lot like a comet or asteroid. The GIF strings together 54 images captured by Tenagra.

Tesla Roadster which SpaceX sent to space via the Falcon Heavy approaches asteroid belt which is way beyond Mars
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Tesla Roadster which SpaceX sent to space via the Falcon Heavy approaches asteroid belt which is way beyond Mars

Musk’s Roadster became the fastest car ever, hurtling off the planet and zooming away on a route that will now take it all the way to the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter