Elon Musk has job openings for 473 people at SpaceX — here's who they're hiring - Business Insider

elon musk mariachia band spacex 2002 Elon Musk and the founding staff of SpaceX in 2002 celebrate with a mariachi band. Elon Musk/SpaceX; Business Insider. When tech mogul Elon Musk founded SpaceX in 2002, the rocket company "basically consisted ...and more »

SpaceX to launch Falcon Heavy with two “flight-proven” boosters this year - SpaceNews

WASHINGTON — SpaceX plans to conduct the debut launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket this summer using two boosters that have already flown on other missions, SpaceX Founder and Chief Executive Elon Musk said March 30. Speaking after the company's ...and more »

How SpaceX's Historic Rocket Re-Flight Boosts Elon Musk's Mars Plan - Space.com

The first stage of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket comes back to Earth for a landing on March 30, 2017 during the launch of the SES-10 communications satellite. The booster now has flown, and landed, twice; it also launched SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule in ...and more »

Weekly Roundup: A big win for SpaceX, Congress votes to let ISPs sell your browsing history - TechCrunch

SpaceX gets a big win after successfully relaunching a Falcon 9 rocket, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is officially unveiled and more details surface on Elon Musk's new company. These are the top stories of the week, plus some long-form weekend reads. You can ...and more »

SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket - The Daily Star

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.: SpaceX successfully launched and then retrieved its first recycled rocket Thursday, a historic feat and the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and speed up flights. It was the first time SpaceX founder Elon Musk tried ...and more »

Extra portion of SpaceX rocket recovered from launch, Musk says - Reuters

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Elon Musk's SpaceX on Thursday salvaged half of the $6 million nosecone of its rocket, in what the space entrepreneur deemed an important feat in the drive to recover more of its launch hardware and cut the cost of space flights.and more »

Musk to Test New Rocket in Late Summer Ahead of Tourist Mission - Bloomberg

Elon Musk is planning a first test run late this summer with what his SpaceX bills as the most powerful rocket in the world, a step toward sending two paying tourists around the moon late next year. Musk announced on Twitter the scheduled test flight ...and more »

SpaceX opens new era for spaceflight with successful core stage reuse - NASASpaceflight.com

For SpaceX and its founder Elon Musk, it was a day 15 years in the making. The accomplishment Thursday evening of launching a flight-proven Falcon 9 core stage and landing it yet again on the ASDS barge, Of Course I Still Love You, is a stunning and ...and more »

Before this, rockets could only be used once, that has changed - Star2.com

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket recovered at sea from its maiden flight last year blasted off again from Florida on Thursday (Mar 30) in the first successful launch of a recycled orbital-class booster, then capped the feat with another return landing on an ...and more »

SpaceX pulls off first reused rocket mission - The Straits Times

CAPE CANAVERAL (Florida) • Billionaire Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies Corp (SpaceX) flew a rocket that had previously been in orbit out to space and back again - a key milestone in cutting flight costs and enabling people to one day live on ...and more »