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Bezos’ Company Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract

Bezos' Company Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract

Bezos’ Company Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract Bezos’ Company Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract The G.A.O. also said that NASA had fairly evaluated the three proposals, and although it agreed that NASA had improperly waived one requirement for SpaceX, that mistake was not serious enough to merit redoing the competition. “Despite this finding, the …

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Beautiful Coasts. Quiet Escape. And SpaceX Rockets in Your Backyard.

Beautiful Coasts. Quiet Escape. And SpaceX Rockets in Your Backyard.

Beautiful Coasts. Quiet Escape. And SpaceX Rockets in Your Backyard. Beautiful Coasts. Quiet Escape. And SpaceX Rockets in Your Backyard. BOCA CHICA, Texas — The text arrived late at night: For your own safety, leave home by morning, it read. Nancy and James Crawford, no longer surprised but still unsettled, raced away in their S.U.V. after sunrise, occasionally twisting their …

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Watch: SpaceX Launch and Landing of Starship SN15

Watch: SpaceX Launch and Landing of Starship SN15

Watch: SpaceX Launch and Landing of Starship SN15 Watch: SpaceX Launch and Landing of Starship SN15 A prototype of a spacecraft that SpaceX hopes one day to send to the moon and Mars touched down in one piece on a landing pad in South Texas on Wednesday. It was the fifth high-altitude flight test of Starship, a vehicle that in …

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Watch SpaceX Make the First Nighttime Splash Down Since 1968

Watch SpaceX Make the First Nighttime Splash Down Since 1968

Watch SpaceX Make the First Nighttime Splash Down Since 1968 Watch SpaceX Make the First Nighttime Splash Down Since 1968 Four astronauts are taking the redeye home to Earth. At 8:35 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday, a crew of four — three NASA astronauts and one from Japan’s space agency — pushed off from the International Space Station in a …

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SpaceX to Fly Astronauts in Late Splashdown for NASA — How to Watch

SpaceX to Fly Astronauts in Late Splashdown for NASA -- How to Watch

SpaceX to Fly Astronauts in Late Splashdown for NASA — How to Watch SpaceX to Fly Astronauts in Late Splashdown for NASA — How to Watch There are four astronauts on Crew-1: Victor Glover, 45, selected by NASA in 2013 to be an astronaut, is on his first spaceflight. He is also the first Black NASA astronaut to be a …

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Blue Origin Challenges NASA Over SpaceX Moon Lander Deal

Blue Origin Challenges NASA Over SpaceX Moon Lander Deal

Blue Origin Challenges NASA Over SpaceX Moon Lander Deal Blue Origin Challenges NASA Over SpaceX Moon Lander Deal When Bill Nelson, a former senator from Florida whom President Biden has nominated to be the next administrator for NASA, testified at a confirmation hearing last week, Senator Maria Cantwell, Democrat of Washington and chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science …

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Astronauts on SpaceX Flight Encounter Space Junk Danger

Astronauts on SpaceX Flight Encounter Space Junk Danger

Astronauts on SpaceX Flight Encounter Space Junk Danger Astronauts on SpaceX Flight Encounter Space Junk Danger As the astronauts were getting ready for sleep, there were a few minutes of concern: Mission controllers at SpaceX headquarters in California warned the crew that a piece of space debris was going to whiz past the capsule at about 1:43 p.m. Eastern time. …

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Live Updates: SpaceX Hours From Launch of Astronauts for NASA

Live Updates: SpaceX Hours From Launch of Astronauts for NASA Live Updates: SpaceX Hours From Launch of Astronauts for NASA Here’s what you need to know: For the third time, astronauts are set to hitch a ride on a private rocket to space. The launch is scheduled for Friday at 5:49 a.m. Eastern time from the Kennedy Space Center in …

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Crew-2 Rocket Launch: How to Watch

SpaceX Falcon 9 Crew-2 Rocket Launch: How to Watch

SpaceX Falcon 9 Crew-2 Rocket Launch: How to Watch SpaceX Falcon 9 Crew-2 Rocket Launch: How to Watch For the third time, astronauts are set to hitch a ride on a private rocket to space. Early on Friday, SpaceX, the rocket company started and run by Elon Musk, is scheduled to launch its latest mission for NASA, carrying two American, …

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NASA Awards SpaceX $2.9 Billion to Build Moon Lander

NASA Awards SpaceX $2.9 Billion to Build Moon Lander

NASA Awards SpaceX $2.9 Billion to Build Moon Lander NASA Awards SpaceX $2.9 Billion to Build Moon Lander Elon Musk’s private space company is developing a giant rocket called Starship to one day take people to Mars. But first, it will drop off NASA astronauts at the moon. NASA announced on Friday that it had awarded a contract to SpaceX …

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