Elon Musk foresees cheap trips to Mars colony

Sep 28, 2016

Elon Musk foresees cheap trips to Mars colony

SpaceX chief Elon Musk on Tuesday unveiled ambitious plans to establish a Mars colony by sending 100 humans at a time on massive spacecraft, possibly costing as little as $100,000 per person. Taking the stage under a large globe of Mars at the International ...

SpaceX could be grounded for nine to 12 months

Sep 9, 2016

SpaceX could be grounded for nine to 12 months

Elon Musk’s SpaceX likely will be grounded for nine to 12 months while it investigates the cause of last week’s launch pad accident and makes repairs, the chief executive of SpaceX’s prime U.S. competitor said on Thursday. “It typically takes nine to 12 months ...

May 23, 2016

India's reusable minispace shuttle in successful test launch

India successfully launched its first model space shuttle Monday, a top official said, as New Delhi joined the race to develop a reusable rocket to make space travel easier and cheaper. The winged shuttle blasted off on a rocket from the southeastern spaceport of ...