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After reusing a rocket, SpaceX tries reusing Dragon capsule for ISS resupply - The Register

Updated On Thursday afternoon, SpaceX is planning to relaunch a Dragon supply capsule that already spent a month in space nearly three years ago. The Commercial Resupply Services mission (CRS-11) will, weather permitting, blast off from Launch ...and more »

UNCG professor leads NASA experiment - UNCG Now

A UNCG-led spaceflight experiment – that may ultimately help humans grow plants on Mars and the Moon – will launch from NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Thursday, June 1, at 5:55 p.m. on SpaceX CRS-11. Spearheaded by Dr. John Z. Kiss, dean of ...and more »

Live coverage: SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule arrives at space station - Spaceflight Now

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral with SpaceX's 11th operational Dragon resupply flight to the International Space Station. Text updates will appear automatically below; there is no need to reload the page.and more »

For only the fourth time in 17 years, three rockets are aiming to launch into orbit in one day - Quartz

If you need to measure whether the pace of space activity is really increasing or if people just get excited about rockets, consider that for the first time in five years, three orbital rockets will launch today on three different continents—and all ...and more »

SpaceX to launch first 'recycled' cargo ship - Phys.Org

SpaceX on Thursday will attempt its first-ever cargo delivery to the astronauts living in orbit using a vessel that has already flown to space once before, the California-based company said. The launch of SpaceX's 11th commercial resupply mission ...and more »

Tomorrow, SpaceX Will Forever Transform Spaceflight - Futurism

Tomorrow (June 1, 2017) will be a landmark date for commercial space travel. SpaceX is set to become the first privately owned company to perform multiple orbital flights to space using the same aircraft. On 21st September 2014, using the Falcon 9 ...and more »

SpaceX to Launch 1st Reused Dragon Spacecraft Saturday: Watch It Live - Space.com

SpaceX aims to launch a reused Dragon spacecraft for the first time Saturday (June 3), and you can watch the momentous mission live. Seated atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, the Dragon is slated to lift off from the historic Pad 39-A at NASA's Kennedy ...and more »

SpaceX Dragon Cargo Ship Poised for Historic Relaunch to Space Station - Space.com

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is being prepared for launch Thursday (June 1) to deliver nearly 3 tons of equipment, supplies and science experiments to the International Space Station (ISS). SpaceX aims to kick off its seventh ...and more »

Watch SpaceX Relaunch a Commercial Cargo Capsule for the First Time - WIRED

Update: SpaceX's ISS resupply mission was scrubbed due to weather on June 1. The next launch window is Saturday, June 3, at 5:07 pm EST. SpaceX wants to do it again. All of it: rocket boosters, fairings, payloads. The commercial space company has built ...and more »

SpaceX Rocket Test Accidentally Sparks Small Wildfire (Photos) - Space.com

SpaceX got a little more fire than it bargained for when it tested a Falcon 9 rocket over the weekend. The two-stage Falcon 9 behaved just fine during the standard "static fire" test at NASA's Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida on Sunday (May 28 ...and more »