Made in America
AP Aerospace Writer
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Sep 1st, 2021
FAA Bans Virgin Galactic Launches While Probing Branson Trip
During the July flight, the space plane dropped below the protected airspace for one minute and 41 seconds.
Sep 3rd, 2021
Blue Origin's Bezos Reaches Space on 1st Passenger Flight
Bezos called it the "best day ever."
Jul 20th, 2021
Branson Reaches Space in His Own Ship
Branson and five crewmates reached an altitude of 53.5 miles.
Jul 12th, 2021
Branson Plans to Beat Bezos to Space
By nine days.
Jul 1st, 2021
Winning Auction Bid to Fly in Space with Jeff Bezos: $28M
The flight is scheduled to take place on the 52nd anniversary of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin’s moon landing.
Jun 14th, 2021
SpaceX Launches 3rd Crew with Recycled Rocket & Capsule
It was the first time SpaceX reused a capsule and rocket to launch astronauts for NASA.
Apr 23rd, 2021
SpaceX Launches Test Rocket, Breaks Apart Before Landing
Elon Musk tweeted "at least the crater is in the right place!"
Mar 30th, 2021
Spacewalk Tackles Solar Panel Advance Work
The six new solar wings will fit over the older ones and boost the station’s power capability by up to 30%.
Mar 5th, 2021
NASA Says Mystery Object Isn't Asteroid
It's actually a 54-year-old rocket.
Dec 3rd, 2020
NASA Needs More Time, Money to Bring Back Mars Rocks
These challenges could add about $1 billion in unforeseen costs.
Nov 11th, 2020
Red Coating Contaminates SpaceX Rockets
Lacquer dripped into tiny vent holes in two rocket engines, which now must be replaced.
Oct 29th, 2020