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Rocket Report: SpaceX Raises More Money, Buy Your Own New Glenn

Enlarge / The James Webb Space Telescope takes off from French Guiana aboard an Ariane 5 rocket on December 25. ESA – S. Corvaja Welcome to edition 4.27 of the Rocket Report! And after two weeks of absence, the Rocket Report is back. I’d love to say I’m tanned, rested, …

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Tesla nearly doubles vehicle deliveries from last year

SpaceX fires… Tesla remembers… Elon Musk’s podcasts. This is the free edition of Musk readings # 279 – subscribe now to receive two more emails later this week. Last week, Musk readings+ members discovered five important things to expect from Elon Musk in 2021. This week, members will hear from …

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Forbes India – Space X, Elon Musk: A Year of Space Tourism, Mars Flights and the Rise of China

SpaceX entered the fray in September with a three-day orbital mission around Earth with a fully civilian crew on Inspiration 4. Image: Patrick T Fallon / AFP From the Mars Ingenuity helicopter’s first powered flight over another world to the launch of the James Webb Telescope that will scan the …

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SpaceX creates noise of progress at McGregor | News from local businesses

Torn said testing takes place periodically throughout the day, without notice or warning. While not bothered, she said she noticed just before the vacation that the trial burns, as they are called, seemed stronger and more intense. The difference between then and now made her wonder if SpaceX had placed …

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2022 AIAA Durand Lectureship for Public Service awarded to William H. Gerstenmaier of SpaceX

2022 AIAA Durand Lectureship for Public Service awarded to William H. Gerstenmaier of SpaceX Press Release From: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Posted: Thursday December 30 2021 The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is pleased to announce the AIAA 2022 Durand lecturer for the public service is …

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SpaceX will land humans on Mars in 10 years at the latest

Elon Musk has said SpaceX will land humans on Mars in 10 years in the worst case. The engineering of the spacecraft and cost reduction are the determining factors. “No amount of money can get you a ticket to Mars,” Musk added on the Lex Fridman podcast. Loading Something is …

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5 Steps to Landing a Job at SpaceX

Kiel Towns is a recruiter for Raines International, a recruiting company that helps place candidates for jobs at SpaceX. SpaceX is considered one of the best companies to work for, according to job search site Hired. Kiel Towns details the most important steps to get a job with the company. …

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5 things to know Wednesday

President Biden will be tested again for COVID-19 President Joe Biden will be tested for COVID-19 on Wednesday after an initial negative antigen test on Sunday and a PCR test on Monday. The president was in close contact with a White House aide on Friday who tested positive on Monday. …

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Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars. Can he? Should he?

If SpaceX founder Elon Musk succeeds, he will have humans on Mars by 2026. His big dream, however, is to establish a self-sustaining “colony”, separate from Earth and with a population of ‘a million people. It’s extravagant, but as we speak, Mr. Musk is developing “spaceships” to transport 100 humans …

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Elon Musk on SpaceX’s 100th Falcon 9 rocket landing: “Hard to believe”

The IXPE mission was recently launched on a Falcon 9 rocket. (Image credit: Twitter / @ SpaceX) On its last mission, SpaceX Falcon 9 launched a Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS). News18.com Last update:December 22, 2021, 9:30 a.m. IST FOLLOW US ON: It’s been six years since …

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Huge SpaceX Spacecraft Aims To Bring Humans To Mars | Elon musk

Ihe month has been an eventful one for Elon Musk. The richest man in the world and founder of Tesla and SpaceX has been controversially named Time’s Person of the Year; got embroiled in a Twitter feud over his taxes with a politician he called “Senator Karen” and got a …

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SpaceX will launch its 2nd Falcon 9 rocket tonight in less than 16 hours. Watch it live.

CAP CANAVERAL, Fla .– SpaceX will launch its second rocket in less than 24 hours on Saturday (December 18) and you can watch the action live online. The private spaceflight company will launch the Turksat 5B communications satellite for Turkey on one of its previously flown Falcon 9 rockets. The …

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SpaceX Provides Kits To Increase Internet Capacity In Hard-Hit Areas | News

SpaceX is providing Starlink satellite kits to areas hit hard by last Friday’s tornadoes that will help people access the internet. It also provides routers to provide WiFi capabilities. The kits provide satellite dishes that connect to SpaceX Starlink satellites in low Earth orbit, which directly provide Internet and WiFi …

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Elon Musk says he’s anti-subsidy, but got billions of dollars

Elon Musk’s businesses have received billions of dollars in government grants over the past two decades. In 2021, Musk opposed raising taxes for the rich and said the government should not control “capital.” He recently said he was against government subsidies. One of his companies accepted them as recently as …

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Elon Musk named Time Magazine Personality of the Year

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk is 2021 Time Person of the Year, the magazine said on Monday (December 13). “The Person of the Year is a marker of influence, and few individuals have had more influence than Musk over life on Earth, and potentially life off Earth as well,” …

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SpaceX Inspiration4’s all-civilian astronaut crew brought meteorite back to space (briefly)

After spending 50,000 years on Earth, a meteorite had the chance to visit space again for nearly three days, during the all-civilian Inspiration4 mission in September. Pilot Sian Proctor shared a video on Twitter Friday (December 10) showing a fragment of the huge Canyon Diablo space rock that crashed into …

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Turkey to launch Türksat 5B satellite on December 19 from the United States

The new Turkish telecommunications satellite Türksat 5B will be put into orbit on December 19 via the Space X Falcon 9 rocket from the US state of Florida, Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil KaraismailoÄŸlu announced on Friday. The satellite, produced by Airbus, was transferred from France to the United States …

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Elon Musk just got rid of all his physical assets by selling his California mansion

This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process. Elon musk , who is currently the richest man in the world, officially does not own any property. He has just sold the last mansion in his name which is located in …

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How SpaceX’s massive Starship rocket could unlock the solar system and beyond

Additionally, Starship has a key advantage over other super heavy rockets in development, such as NASA’s very delayed space launch system and Blue Origin’s New Glenn rocket. The top half of the rocket is designed to be refueled in Earth orbit by other spacecraft, so that more of its lift …

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SpaceX test fires rocket for NASA X-ray telescope mission | SpaceX News – Oakland News Now

Oakland News Now – SpaceX test fires rocket for NASA X-ray telescope mission – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. SpaceX completed a static test firing …

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Musk’s Starlink to apply for India license by end of January

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Starlink, the satellite internet arm of billionaire Elon Musk’s rocket company, SpaceX, will apply early next year for a commercial license in India to provide broadband and other services, said Friday his head of country. “We hope to have applied for a commercial license by January …

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SpaceX simultaneously tests Starship and Frankenstein’s ‘test tank’

After a few more weeks of shutdown, SpaceX simultaneously tested the first prototype orbital-class spacecraft and a Frankenstein-style “test tank” at its South Texas facility. While nothing that happened was visually spectacular, the afternoon of testing was still remarkable for several reasons. First, after a successful static shot of the …

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Elon Musk says ongoing ‘crisis’ could bankrupt SpaceX

A worried Elon Musk emailed SpaceX staff on Black Friday about a “production crisis” that he said put the company in dire straits. The email was first obtained by Space Explored, then CNBC and The Verge, and details a litany of woes delaying production of the Raptor engine, an integral …

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India wants SpaceX to get license to continue pre-selling Starlink

Image: Starlink India’s telecommunications ministry on Friday evening warned its citizens not to purchase Starlink services because SpaceX is not licensed to sell satellite internet on the subcontinent. The warning was issued after the department noted that SpaceX was pre-selling Starlink services in India on its site. “As a result, …

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Each space tourism package in 2021 ranked: $ 125,000 to $ 60 million

Sir Richard Branson flew into space aboard a Virgin Galactic spacecraft, a trip he described as “the experience of a lifetime” at Spaceport America in New Mexico, the United States, on 11 July 2021. Virgin Galactic / Handout / Anadolu Agency via Getty Images 2021 is a historic year for …

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Boulder High Senior to Present Martian Balloon Research

Bryce Irving, a senior at Boulder High, developed an interest in space exploration while living in Florida when he was younger, riding his scooter to watch SpaceX launches and visiting the Kennedy Space Center. In high school, he heard a presentation from an engineer at Ball Aerospace, contacted the engineer …

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SpaceX apologizes to customers for Starlink shipping delays

SpaceX has apologized to customers for the delays in delivering their Internet Starlink kit. In a message Posted on Twitter on Tuesday, November 23, SpaceX said silicon shortages over the past six months have impacted its expected production rate and affected its ability to fulfill “many” Starlink orders. “We apologize …

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SpaceX’s first two Super Heavy boosters progress well towards early testing

SpaceX is making good progress on Starship’s first two Super Heavy boosters, both of which could be ready for their first major test campaigns before the end of the year. On November 19, some ten weeks after the process began, SpaceX lifted the Super Heavy B5’s methane tank (LCH4) above …

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UFOs – unwanted flying objects – in night sky over North Queensland easily identified, expert says

Unexpected, if not unidentified, flying objects surprised some North Queenslanders who were observing the skies this week, with images of a long, thin object floating in the night sky, trending on social media. Key points: There have been a number of UFO sightings in North Queensland in recent days. Space …

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Blue Origin loses offer to land Artemis’ first astronauts on the moon

Blue Origin lost its months-long battle to be reconsidered for a contract with NASA to transport astronauts from the moon’s orbit to its surface. Blue Origin’s lawsuit in the U.S. Federal Claims Tribunal challenged NASA’s selection of rival SpaceX – and only SpaceX – for the contract. U.S. Judge Richard …

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Is Indonesia going to make its way in the space race?

BIAK, Indonesia – For 15 generations, members of the Abrauw clan have lived much like their ancestors. They cultivate with wooden plows in plots of the rainforest, gather medicinal plants and set traps to catch snakes and wild boars. The land they occupy on the island of Biak is everything …

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U.S. FAA aims to complete SpaceX spacecraft review by December 31

A SpaceX SN15 prototype spacecraft is seen as it sits on a transporter after Wednesday’s successful launch and first landing since the company’s spacecraft facility, in Boca Chica, Texas, USA, on May 6, 2021. REUTERS / Gene Blevins WASHINGTON, Nov. 15 (Reuters) – The United States Federal Aviation Administration announced …

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SpaceX accepts delivery of NASA’s DART asteroid impact spacecraft

NASA says the Double Asteroid Redirect Test (DART) spacecraft has arrived at SpaceX’s Vandenberg Space Force Base (VSFB) facility for launch later this month. After being carefully packaged for shipment from the Applied Physics Laboratory at Johns Hopkins University (JHUAPL) in Maryland on September 29, the small 690 kg (~ …

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SpaceX creates subsidiary in India and plans to apply for license

SpaceX, the richest person in the world, owned by Elon Musk, incorporated its wholly owned subsidiary in India on Monday to launch local broadband operations, a senior company official said. SpaceX’s satellite broadband arm, Starlink, aims to launch broadband services in India from December 2022, with 2 lakh of active …

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OSM assembly works with boeing + spaceX for smarter and faster housing

a new way to build pioneer of a technology platform, company based in New York OSM assembly kicks off the “post-modular” era of building delivery. conceptualized by Bill and Chris Sharples, co-founders of SHoP architects, the company worked closely with advisors from Boeing, SpaceX and Tesla. this multidisciplinary team seeks …

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The Boeing Company: From Rockets to Commercial Crew

The Boeing Company is an American aerospace company that manufactures rockets, airplanes, satellites, missiles, and other high-tech products. Since 2011, they have been involved in NASA’s Commercial Crew Program (CCP) to provide a new vehicle that can transport astronauts into space. Boeing was founded in 1916 by William Edward Boeing …

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Kleos Space orders reconnaissance satellites for launch in 2022

TAMPA, Florida – Luxembourg-based startup Kleos Space has ordered four more RF reconnaissance satellites, ensuring a launch in mid-2022 to improve data collection and revisit times. Innovative Solutions in Space (ISISPACE) from the Netherlands is building the company’s fourth group of satellites, known as the Observation Mission, which has booked …

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New SpaceX / St. Jude Oculus Quest app

A new virtual reality experience features patients at St. Jude’s Hospital offering words of encouragement to the Inspiration4 SpaceX mission crew. Voices of Inspiration launches today on Oculus Quest via App Lab and was created by Z3VR and Lucas Rizzotto. If you’ve ever experienced Rizzotto’s VR work, namely Where Thoughts …

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SpaceX Has “Huge Lead” Over Blue Origin, Says Renowned Physicist

Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku argues that Elon Musk’s company has accomplished more feats in space exploration than Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin. American theoretical physicist Michio Kaku has argued that Elon Musk’s SpaceX has a “huge lead” over Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin when it comes to space exploration, over “Varney & …

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Elon Musk Expands Lead as Richest Person on Earth

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon (AMZN), follows Musk with a net worth of $ 191.6 billion. Musk tweeted a second-place medal to Bezos earlier today. Thanks to both Musk’s Tesla shares and his controlling stake in private company SpaceX, where he is CEO, Musk has amassed vast wealth. Musk has …

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The global LEO-driven satellite propulsion technology market is projected to reach $ 13,212.7 million by 2031, with a CAGR of 6.98% during the forecast period 2021-2031

The growing number of satellite constellations for applications such as communication, technological development, Earth observation and remote sensing are expected to be the main driving factors of the market. New York, 07 Oct 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “LEO-Driven Satellite Propulsion Technology Market – …

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SpaceX’s Starlink Indian chief considers pacts with others in space

Tech billionaire and SpaceX founder Elon Musk says satellite and mobile broadband operators “must collaborate and not compete” to ensure 100% broadband coverage in India and improve the quality of people’s lives, Sanjay Bhargava, SpaceX’s new Indian chief Operation Starlink, said. During his first exclusive interaction with the media, Bhargava …

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Former SpaceX engineer driving new battery technology

An executive and entrepreneur who designed batteries for SpaceX has teamed up with a transportation industry leader in India in a company designed to improve the lifecycle of lithium-ion batteries and help the country’s transition to electric passenger vehicles. Porter Harris, a battery engineer known for his work in cooling …

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Sanjay Bhargava Joins SpaceX as Country Director of Starlink India

Evangelist and business coach Sanjay Bhargava would join Elon Musk, who founded SpaceX in October as Starlink’s national director for India. Bhargava, in his previous role, was President and Senior Founder of Bharosa Club, a Delhi-based investment advisory firm. Bhargava’s relationship with Musk dates back a long time. He had …

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News from space you may have missed in the past week

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How many satellites are in orbit around the Earth?

This article originally appeared on The conversation. The post contributed the article to Space.com’s Expert voices: Op-Ed & Insights. Supriya chakrabarti, professor of physics, University of Massachusetts Lowell It seems that every week another rocket is launched into space carrying rovers to Mars, tourists or, more often, satellites. The idea …

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SpaceX vs. Boeing: private sector beats government-backed giant

The Inspiration4 crew (left to right) Chris Sembroski, Sian Proctor, Jared Isaacman and Hayley Arceneaux in the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, September 15, 2021. (INSPIRATION 4 / Document via Reuters) It’s SpaceX versus Boeing, and so far the private sector is overtaking the government-backed aerospace giant. It is the best …

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SpaceX’s Starlink to Exit Beta Next Month

Changes may be in store for SpaceX’s Starlink Network. The satellite internet system will be released from beta next month, according to CEO Elon Musk. Musk made this statement in a Tweeter Friday. But as of yet, he hasn’t said what the end of the beta phase might mean for …

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Elon Musk promises upgraded toilets and Wi-Fi on upcoming SpaceX flight

Following SpaceX’s successful adventure in space tourism, the founder Elon muskElon Reeve MuskElon Musk mocks Biden for ignoring his company’s landmark Inspiration4 space flight and the quest to cure childhood cancer SpaceX’s all-civilian crew returns to Earth, successfully completing a 3-day mission MORE said future flights would see some improvements …

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SpaceX sparks local interest in STEM

HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) – The number of STEM jobs in the Rio Grande Valley continues to increase as more aerospace jobs arrive in the region. Border restrictions extended to at least October 21, White House official says Paragon VTOL Aerospace announced Monday that more companies are coming to the Brownsville …

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How to watch Inspiration4 startup online

From takeoff to landing. A few days after four “non-astronauts” made history by launching into space, the SpaceX4 inspiration the crew is due to land on Saturday evening. The crew includes a tech billionaire Jared isaacman, who served as mission commander; Hayley Arceneaux, a healthcare worker and cancer survivor; Dr …

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