Topic: Elon Musk
A glitch just before liftoff has delayed the maiden voyage of the privately owned Falcon 9 rocket.
06/04/2010 03:22 pm
Private spaceflight is entering a new era with the first test launch of the new Falcon 9 rocket Friday. Here are six companies vying to build a vessel that will carry civilians into space.
06/04/2010 01:36 pm
There will be many eyes checking out the inaugural flight of the private Falcon 9 rocket Friday, launching from Florida.
06/04/2010 12:02 pm
The new Falcon 9 rocket has cleared its final hurdle and is on track to blast off from Cape Canaveral.
06/03/2010 04:58 pm
President Obama wants commercial carriers to ship cargo and crew to the space station. The Falcon 9 rocket, set for a Friday launch, could show how far private industry has progressed.
06/03/2010 02:39 pm
Toyota Motor Corp said it would take a $50 million stake in U.S. electric car maker Tesla Motors, a move that gives the Japanese automaker a chance to repair its dented public image and vaults the California start-up on to the world stage.
05/23/2010 04:45 pm
The heads of Toyota and Tesla announced Thursday they will enter into a joint venture building electric cars in California.
05/21/2010 12:47 pm
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket could eventually be modified to carry people to space.
05/21/2010 11:55 am
The Falcon 9 rocket, built by Space Exploration Technologies, could make its first test as soon as May 28. It could be modified to carry people into orbit, company officials said.
05/20/2010 06:40 pm
According to President Obama, NASA needs a goal beyond the space station and the moon for human spaceflight to inspire the nation as the Apollo mission did. He has chosen Mars.
04/15/2010 09:46 pm