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FCC Issues More Experimental Licenses
The FCC Office of Engineering and Technology's Experimental Licensing Branch released a list of experimental licenses granted from 10/1/13 to 11/1/13 .
Wed Dec 18, 2013
NASA picks SpaceX to lease idled shuttle launch pad
NASA will turn over one of its mothballed space-shuttle launch pads to privately owned Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, which intends to set up a second site in Florida for its Falcon rockets, officials said on Friday.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Vanguard Space Technologies supplies composite structures for OSC satellite
California-based Vanguard supplied all of the composite reflector components for Orbital Sciences Corp.'s SES-8 telecommunications satellite recently launched by SpaceX.
Tesla to unveil mainstream, cheaper model
Electric car maker Tesla Motors will tap into the mainstream car market with a vehicle that could sell in the $40,000 range, and become crucial to its future growth.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
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NASA to grant SpaceX lease to historic launch pad
First and last launches, for now: The Apollo 4 Saturn V liftoff and STS-135 space shuttle launch were the first and last to leave Launch Pad 39A in 1967 and 2011, respectively.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
SpaceX beats Bezos firm to win rights to Kennedy launch complex
File photo shows the first Space Shuttle launching from Kennedy Space Center on April 12, 1981.
Vanguard Space Technologies Supplies Critical Components to Orbital...
Vanguard Space Technologies today announced that it supplied critical components to Orbital Sciences Corporation for the SES-8 telecommunications satellite that was recently launched aboard a Space Exploration Technologies Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, FL.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Amazon founder Bezos' space company loses challenge over NASA launch pad
A commercial space company owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has lost a challenge over NASA's plans to lease out one of the space shuttle's dormant launch pads in Florida, officials said on Thursday.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Dinosaurs of the Launch Industry
Tuesday's communications-satellite launch from Cape Canaveral didn't get much attention from the mainstream media, but it will be viewed as an historic event.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
SpaceX Places SES-8 into Geostationary Orbit
On Dec. 3 Space Exploration Technologies successfully delivered the SES-8 satellite to its targeted 295 x 80,000 kilometer geostationary transfer orbit after its launch from Cape Canaveral, Fla.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
West View grad's talk was out of this world
As the lead propulsion engineer at Space Exploration Technologies in Los Angeles, Mr. Krauland doesn't come in contact with children very often, so it was a special occasion Nov. 26 when he visited students in three North Hills schools.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Third time's the charm for SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launch
SpaceX hit a milestone on Tuesday when a Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched its first commercial communications satellite into space, establishing it as a low-cost alternative to U.S. and foreign government heavyweights.
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Communications Satellite Launched Aboard Falcon Rocket
Orbital Sciences Corporation , one of the world's leading space technology companies, today announced that the SES-8, a communications satellite built by the company for SES S.A. of Luxembourg, was successfully launched into orbit yesterday aboard a Falcon 9 rocket operated by Space Exploration Technologies from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
SpaceX rocket lifts off on 1st commercial satellite launch
A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket lifts off from Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Monday.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New Stock Coverage: Analysts Talk Turkey With Twitter's Bluebird
A month that ended by honoring the patron saint of famously frugal Scotland , whose citizens hate losing money, and Greece, which is all out of cash, had no problems making people rich.
SpaceX plans third launch attempt on Monday
Space Exploration Technologies, also known as SpaceX, plans to try again on Monday to launch its first commercial communications satellite after its Falcon 9 rocket was twice sidelined by technical issues, officials said.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Last-second glitch halts SpaceX rocket launch
The launch of an unmanned Space Exploration Technologies' Falon 9 rocket was aborted one minute before liftoff on Thursday due to an unexplained technical issue, company officials said.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cut-rate SpaceX poised for first commercial satellite launch
Following a successful debut test fight on Sept. 29, the privately owned firm's upgraded Falcon 9 rocket is due to lift off at 5:37 p.m. EST/2237 GMT from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Elon Musk Named Businessperson of the Year by Fortune Magazine
Multifaceted entrepreneur Elon Musk has been named businessman of the year by Fortune Magazine.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Businessperson of the Year: 2013's top people in business
Fortune's annual list is filled with executives who defied expectations , executed big turnarounds, and delivered stellar results for their shareholders.