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Falcon 9 to Launch the Secret U.S.A.F. X-37B (OTV-5)

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information at the bottom. Check back for updates. LAUNCH ALERT! Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 09:50 EDT (13:50 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (core 1040.1) will rise from NASA’s legendary … Continue reading

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OTV-4 & LightSail 1 Take Flight

Image & Video Credit & Copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). Late Wednsday morning at 11:05 EDT, a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V 501 rocket launched from Cape Canaveral, Space Launch Complex-41 (SLC-41) embarking upon its AFSPC-5 mission which entails … Continue reading

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Boeing/USAF Space Plane Flies Again in May

Images Credit & Copyright: United States Air Force (USAF) of X-37B (OTV-1) enclosed in the 5 meter payload fairing of its Atlas V launch vehicle. LAUNCH ALERT: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 10:45 EDT (14:45 UTC) a United Launch Alliance … Continue reading

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Assured Access to Space: House Services Committee: SpaceX & ULA

On Tuesday, March 17, 2015 U.S. Strategic Forces Armed Services Committee held a hearing titled “Assuring Access to Space” and it was a two hour, two panel hearing with the highlight being United Launch Alliances (ULA) President and Chief Executive … Continue reading

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SPACEX 1ST DEEP SPACE MISSION SENDS DSCOVR TO MONITOR THE SUN

Video Credit & Copyright: Video 1: NASA Video 2: SpaceX Wednesday, February 11, 2015 was a great day for SpaceX as earlier in the day, Dragon returned from the ISS to officially complete a successful CRS5 mission. Later at 23:03 … Continue reading

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SPACEX TO LAUNCH DSCOVR FOR THE AIR FORCE, NOAA & NASA

Image Credit & Copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 18:10 EST (23:10 UTC) a SpaceX Falcon 9, version 1.1 rocket will be launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40 or … Continue reading

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ULA RETURNS A LEGEND TO FLIGHT

Image Credit & Copyright: ULA of the OCO-2 Delta II 7320 launch vehicle.  Look below for mission and rocket information as well as relevant links to include live stream. LAUNCH ALERT: Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 06:20 PST (09:20 EST … Continue reading

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