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Showing posts with label Private spaceflight. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Private spaceflight. Show all posts

Friday, June 26, 2020

A SpaceX rocket will launch Starlink and BlackSky satellites today. Here's how to watch.


A SpaceX rocket will launch Starlink and BlackSky satellites today. Here's how to watch.


Article Excerpt: "... SpaceX is continuing its rapid launch cadence as the private spaceflight company prepares to launch its third set of Starlink satellites in just three weeks ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Virgin Galactic Stock Soared Because There’s More Than Space Tourism After NASA Agreement


Virgin Galactic Stock Soared Because There’s More Than Space Tourism After NASA Agreement


Article Excerpt: "... the company will also help train non-NASA astronauts to go to space, so more people can participate in the “low earth economy,” or LEO for short. That’s a step beyond Virgin Galactic’s space-tourism focus Virgin Galactic will be developing a “private orbital astronaut readiness program.” The company will groom a new generation of private, non-NASA, space travelers..."


Reference: www.barrons.com

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Jeff Bezos shows off Blue Origin’s new rocket engine, fully assembled for the first time


Jeff Bezos shows off Blue Origin’s new rocket engine, fully assembled for the first time


Article Excerpt: "... Private spaceflight company Blue Origin has finally assembled its first full-scale BE-4 rocket engine — the main engine the company plans to use to propel its future orbital rocket. It’s a major milestone for Blue Origin, which has been ..."


Reference: www.theverge.com