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Space Exploration Technologies Corp. launched the first reusable orbitatl rocket into space and then landed the vehicle on a barge in the Atlantic Ocean, March 30, 2017, in what was billed as the first re-flight of an orbital-class booster. (SpaceX photo)

SpaceX Launches First Reusable Orbital Rocket

In yet another historic first, Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has launched a reusable orbital rocket into space and then landed the vehicle back on Earth….








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Elon Musk’s Obsession with Soviet-Era Rockets

It’s hard not to like Elon Musk, who has turned his eclectic interests into a variety of market-disrupting businesses. The billionaire entrepreneur behind such companies as the online…


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Video: SpaceX Rocket Explodes over Texas

An experimental reusable rocket made by Space Exploration Technologies Corp. exploded over Texas on Friday, the company announced. The test booster, known as the F9R…


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Musk: Spacecraft Will Land Like a Helicopter

The head of Space Exploration Technologies Corp. said his company’s new spacecraft is designed to fly from outer space to Earth and, like a helicopter, touch down…


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SpaceX to Unveil New Spacecraft

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., the start-up rocket-maker known as SpaceX and headed by billionaire Elon Musk, plans to unveil a new spacecraft today at its…



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SpaceX Moves Closer to Launching Spy Satellites

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., the start-up rocket-maker headed by billionaire Elon Musk, moved a step closer to launching military and spy satellites this week. The…