SpaceX details plan to build Mars Base Alpha with reusable Starship rockets

For the first time, SpaceX has teamed up with researchers from NASA and several other US institutions to publicly discuss how it plans to use Starship to build Mars Base Alpha. Save for a handful of comments spread around the periphery of SpaceX and CEO Elon Musk’s main focus, Starship itself, the company and its … Read more

Reusable Launch Systems Market Analysis of Key Trends, Industry Dynamics and Future Growth 2021

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Elon Musk Says SpaceX Trillion-Dollar Starship Can Bring 250 Tons of Payload to Orbit; How About Reusable Rockets?

The SpaceX Starship is another topic of conversation because of its popularity amid the FAA’s environmental study, determining whether the firm can launch from its Boca Chica site. People debate how much the Starship can carry, particularly when it approaches its limit and becomes a disposable spaceship. But then Elon Musk now has the answer! … Read more

SpaceX Starship Payload: 250 Tons to Orbit As Expendable, 150 for Reusable Rocket Says Elon Musk

SpaceX’s Starship has different payload options, and it includes an option to use the Stainless Steel spacecraft as a reusable rocket or have it as an expendable one for one-time use. Elon Musk has discussed this on his Twitter page, and it says that it could carry at least 150 up to as much as … Read more

SpaceX’s Reusable Heatshield Will Be Studied By NASA At 3,000 Mph

The upper stage spacecraft of Starship visualized with a layer of ionized air around it during reentry. Image: Alexandar Svan/Twitter Space Exploration Technologies Corp.’s (SpaceX) next-generation Starship launch vehicle platform is a part of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) to study surface temperatures on vehicles traveling at several times the speed of sound. … Read more

Honda to Develop Reusable Rockets to Challenge SpaceX, Virgin Oribit

A Honda auto dealership in, Lewiston, Idaho. Don and Melinda Crawford/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty Images In a few years, the manufacturer of the Honda Civic and CR-V may be operating air taxis above cities and launching reusable rockets into Earth’s orbit like SpaceX and Rocket Lab. Last week, Japanese auto giant Honda announced a … Read more

SpaceX to double fleet of reusable Dragon spacecraft in less than nine months

Comments from NASA and SpaceX officials during a briefing ahead of Crew Dragon’s third operational astronaut launch have offered a more detailed picture of the fleet of reusable Dragon spacecraft the company plans to build and cycle to support NASA missions. As part of the briefing, SpaceX Director of Dragon Mission Management Sarah Walker revealed … Read more

Elon Musk is spending most of his time now on a fully reusable SpaceX rocket that could cost less than $1 million

Elon Musk REUTERS/Mike Blake The Tesla and SpaceX founder called a fully reusable rocket the “holy grail.” SpaceX’s current Falcon 9 rocket wastes the equivalent of a jetliner on each mission. Musk said the cost savings from a reusable rocket would be “gigantic.” See more stories on Insider’s business page. Elon Musk sees the day … Read more

SpaceX Reusable Rockets: Falcon, Other Spacecraft Essential to ‘Back Up Biosphere’ Says Elon Musk

SpaceX’s reusable rockets are its foundation, and the company will continue to bring these types of spacecraft in the future, particularly with the Falcon, Dragon, Starship, and more. Elon Musk has always pushed for reusability for its spacecraft and said that this would be the key to humanity’s future as a multi-planetary species. A lot … Read more

Reusable Mk-II suborbital spaceplane nails its first test flights

Recently, two competing billionaires, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson have launched successful trips to space in the race for commercial space travel. However, with the space gates now wide open for commercial flights, more companies are trying to join the race. One of them is Dawn Aerospace that has successfully completed the first five test … Read more