Crew Dragon mission delayed after booster damaged in transport

WASHINGTON — NASA is delaying the subsequent industrial crew mission to the Worldwide Area Station by almost a month after the Falcon 9 booster that may launch it was broken throughout transport... Read more »

NASA and Roscosmos nearing completion of seat barter agreement

WASHINGTON — NASA and Roscosmos are within the ultimate levels of finishing a long-awaited settlement to permit Russian cosmonauts to fly on industrial crew autos and American astronauts on Soyuz spacecraft. At... Read more »

Private mission ready for launch to the ISS

Up to date April 4 with revised launch date. WASHINGTON — The primary personal mission to the Worldwide Area Station by an American automobile is scheduled to launch this week to function... Read more »

SLS test could delay Crew Dragon launch

WASHINGTON — A follow countdown for NASA’s Area Launch System might trigger a delay within the launch of a industrial mission to the Worldwide Area Station, a transfer with potential ripple results... Read more »

NASA and SpaceX say lagging Dragon parachute may be normal phenomenon

WASHINGTON — NASA and SpaceX are learning why parachutes on two consecutive Dragon missions opened late however stated they don’t imagine the problem poses a security danger. Officers stated at a Feb.... Read more »

NASA to award SpaceX three more commercial crew flights

WASHINGTON — NASA introduced Dec. 3 its intent to buy three extra industrial crew missions from SpaceX as a hedge towards additional delays within the certification of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner. NASA issued... Read more »

Commercial spaceflight industry sees Inspiration4 as a pathfinder but not a model

KIHEI, Hawaii — SpaceX’s first totally business Crew Dragon mission is being carefully watched by each NASA and different corporations within the business human spaceflight sector, who see it as a pathfinder... Read more »

NASA approves plans for Crew-2 launch

WASHINGTON — NASA managers permitted plans to launch a SpaceX business crew mission to the Worldwide House Station subsequent week, pending the decision of 1 minor problem with the Falcon 9 rocket.... Read more »

Crew Dragon moves to new docking port at ISS

WASHINGTON — A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft moved from one docking port to a different on the Worldwide House Station April 5, marking the beginning of a busy month spacecraft arrivals and... Read more »

Contest for Crew Dragon seat well short of fundraising goal

WASHINGTON — A contest to raffle off a seat on an upcoming Crew Dragon mission has raised solely a small fraction of its aim up to now, however the contest organizers say... Read more »