By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A Japanese billionaire is searching for eight members of the public to join him on a mission to orbit around the moon.Yusaku Maezawa, who made headlines in 2018 when he was... Read More.
By: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- SpaceX announced Monday it will launch the first mission to space with an all-civilian crew, and members of the public have been invited to enter a drawing for one of the seats on the... Read More.
By MARK OSBORNE, ABC News(BOCA CHICA, Texas) -- SpaceX's Starship rocket, a test flight for a vehicle expected to eventually carry passengers to the moon and Mars, exploded after launch Wednesday, making impact with the ground while trying to land.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (ORLANDO) -- The astronauts who are set to launch into orbit later this week in SpaceX's second crewed mission have arrived at the Kennedy Space Center and are in their last days of preparation ahead of Saturday's big... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(ORLANDO) -- In just a few weeks, NASA and SpaceX are set to launch a diverse crew of astronauts to the International Space Station as part of the Crew Dragon spacecraft's first operational flight.The... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- SpaceX and United Launch Alliance scored a lucrative multi-million dollar contract to launch national security missions for the U.S. government.The deal puts Elon Musk's private space exploration company in charge of... Read More.
By: EMILY SHAPIRO, GINA SUNSERI and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(PENSACOLA, Fla.) -- The first NASA-SpaceX astronauts are en route back to Earth, with the Crew Dragon capsule expected to splashdown near Pensacola, Florida, at 2:48 p.m. ET.The weather... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS(MERRITT ISLAND, Fla.) -- SpaceX scrubbed its launch of dozens of Starlink satellites Saturday from Florida's Kennedy Space Center.SpaceX wrote on Twitter that the mission needed "more time for checkouts" and the team was... Read More.