PICTURES: exclusive Dragon and Falcon 9 images

I arrived at Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) on 8 September to tour the facility and interview its Falcon 9 programme integrator and senior mission managerIn the foreground is the second Falcon 9 first-stage under construction and in the background the third...

Musk: $80 million to go to the Moon

credit: spaceXSpeaking to journalists after his speech at the Royal Aeronautical Society in London on 3 July, Space Exporation Technologies chief executive Elon Musk talked about his ideas for a circumlunar flight serviceAt an overall cost of $80 million the BBC...

Russians enter the NASA COTS frame

The Russians are part of this COTS proposal from Space Systems Loral and Constellation Services International (CSI). I was told by CSI that it was offering its LEO Express Space Cargo intellectual proprty to others, now we know who Read MSNBC’s take on the...