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SpaceX looks to historic Pad 39A for Falcon 9 flight operations -

Following the loss of its Falcon 9 rocket during a static fire test, SpaceX is deep into a failure investigation process, which includes an assessment of the damage suffered by SLC-40 at the Cape Canaveral. With that pad likely to be out of action for ...and more »

SpaceX boss puzzles over blast that destroyed Israeli satellite - The Times of Israel

Elon Musk 'trying to understand quieter bang' seconds before Falcon rocket and Amos-6 payload went up in flames on Sept. 1. By Marcia Dunn 10 September 2016, 10:25 am 1 Edit · Facebook · Twitter · email; Print; 34 shares. The Amos-6, Israel's largest ...and more »

Iridium remains fully behind SpaceX as Musk hints at difficult investigation - SpaceNews

PARIS — The commercial company with arguably the most at stake in a quick and successful return to flight of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket on Sept. 8 gave a ringing endorsement of the launch-service provider even as SpaceX founder Elon Musk issued ...and more »

This Stunning CG Image Has Broken Out of the "Uncanny Valley" - Inverse

It's getting harder and harder to tell the difference between computer generated images and the living, breathing human beings they are supposed to resemble — and this breathtaking image might be the closest we've come to replicating life on screen.and more »

Elon Musk: SpaceX's fireball is 'the most difficult and complex failure we have ever had' - Business Insider

A little more than a week after SpaceX's launchpad rocket explosion, tech entrepreneur Elon Musk — the aerospace company's founder, CEO, and CTO — has hinted at how trying its investigation has become. "Still working on the Falcon fireball ...and more »

SpaceX Leads Probe Into Falcon 9 Rocket Explosion - Wall Street Journal

The investigation of a Falcon 9 rocket that exploded during ground tests last week highlights the primacy of industry self-regulation when commercial space operations run into trouble. Federal authorities aren't leading the probe into what caused the ...and more »

Here's how SpaceX is figuring out what went horribly wrong with its rocket - Business Insider

Elon Musk has called the accident "the most difficult and complex failure" his 14-year-old aerospace company has ever encountered. Just over a week after the 229-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket blew up — and Facebook's $200 million Amos-6 satellite along ...and more »

SpaceX CEO: Florida blast "most difficult and complex failure" - Orlando Sentinel

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said Friday that the explosion and destruction of a rocket and its payload in Florida on Sept. 1 “the most difficult and complex failure we have ever had in 14 years.” SpaceX rocket explodes on launchpad. A SpaceX rocket carrying a ...and more »

Elon Musk Asks for Help Solving SpaceX Rocket Explosion -

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, CEO and founder of the private spaceflight company SpaceX, is asking for help from NASA and the public in figuring out what happened when one of the company's Falcon 9 rockets exploded on Sept. 1. "If you have audio, ...and more »

Elon Musk asks Twitter for help with 'complex' Falcon 9 explosion - The Verge

Earlier this month, a Falcon 9 rocket built by SpaceX exploded on the launchpad, causing a blast that reportedly shook buildings several miles away. SpaceX is now scrambling to find out what went wrong, and this morning, CEO Elon Musk even tweeted a ...and more »