Mars by spaceliner by 2022, Sydney or Melbourne non-stop to London in less than an hour. SpaceX reveals its new aspirations
After a long forgotten launch half a century ago this Australian space age looks like becoming a durable feast
Is the farside of the moon a good place to use paying passengers as space flight test pilots?
Elon Musk is ‘disrupting’ more than the satellite launching game in making his SpaceX enterprise the second to have vertically landed a reusable liquid fuelled largish rocket after lift-off.
Opinion In some quarters, including the top levels of the Australian government and its opposition, the activities of American space and electric car entrepreneur Elon Musk would be seen as a deadly threat to the NBN and Big Coal.
Going on comments made by Boeing management during last night’s Q4 earnings conference call the company still has its head in 2008, when what now appears to have been a seriously wrong turn in the design and certification process was taken.
Dragon, a privately funded reusable orbiter, has achieved orbit on the apparently flawless first flight of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. It is only four years since PayPal co-founder, Elon Musk, put $US 100 million of his money into SpaceX, the company which wants to take over American manned and unmanned supply and crew flights […]