PUBLISHED ON JUL 22, 2021 01:06 AM IST
Elon Musk said that he personally owns Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin, while Tesla and SpaceX both exclusively own Bitcoin.
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2021 07:32 AM IST
Munich-based Isar Aerospace wants to provide the 'small and fast taxi' using nimbler trips for space-faring ventures than those currently offered by the likes of Elon Musk’s SpaceX to circumvent the expense and delay of waiting for ride alongside bigger players on the existing rocket routes
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2021 02:22 PM IST
- The crew reported they were feeling well after their arrival back on Earth following a nearly six-month mission aboard the International Space Station, NASA said.
AP | , Florida
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2021 03:38 PM IST
- It was the first time SpaceX reused a capsule and rocket to launch astronauts for NASA, after years of proving the capability on station supply runs.
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2021 07:26 AM IST
The Falcon rocket was used to launch the current station crew last November from Nasa's Kennedy Space Center. The Dragon capsule, dubbed Endeavour, also will be making a repeat performance; it carried two test pilots to the space station on SpaceX’s first crew flight last spring.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 14, 2021 06:04 PM IST
- Falcon 9 two-stage boosters are the first and only orbital-class rockets capable of re-flight.
AFP | , Tokyo
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 12:03 PM IST
- Yusaku Maezawa, an online fashion tycoon, was announced in 2018 as the first man to book a spot aboard the lunar spaceship being developed by SpaceX.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 06:35 PM IST
Hayley Arceneaux will go into space as a crew member on SpaceX's Inspiration4, the world's first all-commercial astronaut mission to Earth's orbit.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 07:59 PM IST
Musk’s SpaceX aims to use a site in South Texas to launch rockets to carry people and cargo to the moon and Mars.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 04:40 PM IST
SpaceX has told investors that Starlink is angling for a piece of a $1 trillion market made up of in-flight internet, maritime services, and demand in China and India.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 02:11 PM IST
Musk is known for his witty, sometimes controversial tweets which has often made the headlines. In May this year, Tesla lost $14 million in valuation hours Musk tweeted, “Tesla stock price is too high imo”.
PUBLISHED ON DEC 26, 2020 03:50 AM IST
Tesla shares, which were included in the S&P 500 index this week, have surged eightfold this year ahead of the addition to the benchmark index’s measure.
By Bloomberg| Posted by Mallika Soni
PUBLISHED ON DEC 25, 2020 12:02 PM IST
“Tesla public company duties are a much bigger factor, but going private is impossible now (sigh),” Musk said in response to a tweet saying he should optimize his time in areas such as innovation.
Entebbe, Uganda | By Reuters | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON DEC 24, 2020 04:26 PM IST
Graham Shema has been interviewed on local television and his name is prefixed in newspapers and on social media with “Captain”.
Washington | By Asian News International | Posted by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2020 05:50 AM IST
This will be the first spaceflight for Raja Chari, who became a NASA astronaut in 2017. He was born in Milwaukee, but considers Cedar Falls, Iowa, his hometown.
Jakarta | By Bloomberg| Posted by Mallika Soni
PUBLISHED ON DEC 12, 2020 03:09 PM IST
President Joko Widodo discussed the idea with SpaceX founder Elon Musk during a phone call on Friday, the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime and Investment Affairs said in the statement. Musk intends to send a team to Indonesia in January to study partnership opportunities, it said.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON DEC 12, 2020 03:08 PM IST
Indonesia is already holding talks with Musk over potential investment in the country, with Tesla Inc. looking into the possibility of building a plant in Central Java.
Cape Canaveral | By Associated Press| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2020 05:25 AM IST
This latest prototype — the first one equipped with a nose cone, body flaps and three engines — was shooting for an altitude of up to eight miles (12.5 kilometers). That’s almost 100 times higher than previous hops and skimming the stratosphere.
Cape Canaveral (US) | By Associated Press | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 09, 2020 06:18 AM IST
SpaceX came close to launching a prototype of the rocketship that company chief Elon Musk is designing to carry people to Mars. The goal was to shoot Starship to an altitude of eight miles (12.5 kilometres) — the highest yet — and then bring it back to a vertical landing.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2020 04:41 PM IST
According to NASA, the International Space Station (ISS) is the third brightest object in the sky following the Sun and the Moon.
Cape Canaveral | By Associated Press | Posted by Srivatsan K C
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2020 12:08 AM IST
The Dragon — packed with Christmas treats and presents — should reach the space station on Monday, joining the Dragon that delivered four astronauts last month.
Reuters | By Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2020 08:56 AM IST
The BE-7 engine, which Blue Origin has been developing for years, has tallied 1,245 seconds of test-fire time and will power the company’s National Team Human Landing System lunar lander.
Washington | By Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON NOV 26, 2020 08:46 AM IST
In November, SpaceX got approval from Canadian authorities to start beta testing Starlink in the country, enabling a “fairly wide public beta” in southern Canada.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON NOV 24, 2020 03:22 PM IST
Elon Musk added $100.3 billion to his net worth this year and after a considerable surge in Tesla shares, his net worth has sky-rocketed from $7.2 billion to $127.9 billion.
SpaceX launch: All you need to know about NASA’s plan to involve private players in space exploration
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 02:46 PM IST
Republican party backed Jim Bridenstine,took office as the space agency’s administrator in 2018. He told the Washington Post in an interview that NASA will end up saving money by “leveraging private industry capacity, innovation, and competitiveness”
Cape Canaveral | By Associated Press | Posted by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 06:50 AM IST
The Dragon capsule on top — named Resilience by its crew in light of this year’s many challenges, most notably Covid-19 — was due to reach the space station late Monday and remain there until spring.
London | By Bloomberg | Posted by Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON NOV 16, 2020 06:25 AM IST
The rocket’s first stage successfully landed on a drone ship about nine minutes after lift off. The Dragon will ferry the astronauts to the space station on SpaceX’s first operational trip following a test flight with a two-person crew that returned from the orbiting lab three months ago.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 06:42 AM IST
The spacecraft will take an Air Force colonel Mike Hopkins, physicist Shannon Walker, navy commander and rookie astronaut Victor Glover, who is going to be the first Black astronaut to spend a full five to six months aboard the space station along with Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi.
Cape Canaveral, Florida | By Associated Press | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 01:43 AM IST
Vice President Mike Pence was expected at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center for the long-awaited start of regular crew rotations aboard privately owned and operated capsules.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2020 07:47 PM IST
NASA is the first customer for SpaceX’s Dragon capsule and Falcon 9 rocket, but Elon Musk’s company is planning on adding many more. Foreign governments seeking a human spaceflight program are one possibility; wealthy tourists are another