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SpaceX is a private American spaceflight company owned by Elon Musk and headquartered in California. It was founded in 2020 with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enable the colonization of other planets. Currently, the company manufactures and launches advanced rockets and satellites into orbit and delivers cargo to the International Space Station.
On August 30, SpaceX launched its SAOCOM 1B Mission from Cape Canaveral, Florida, in decades. It’s been the first polar launch from Florida since 1969 and SpaceX’s first launch to a polar orbit from the East Coast.
The Russian company Caviar has launched a pre-order for a limited version of the unreleased iPhone 12. It will have a built-in real piece of the SpaceX mission that was in space.
The tenth Starlink mission was postponed several times for various reasons, but today SpaceX has successfully relaunched its Falcon 9 rocket, carrying 57 more Starlink Internet satellites and two small Earth-imaging satellites into orbit.
SpaceX and NASA successfully completed the crucial final phase of the Demo-2 mission for the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
Yesterday, SpaceX successfully launched its 11th mission of the year, lofting the GPS III-03 Columbus satellite into orbit for the U.S. Space Force.
SpaceX launched another 58 Starlink satellites into the Earth's orbit. Now, 540 satellites are operating in orbit, which makes it possible to begin beta testing of satellite Internet.