First manned mission to Mars in 2024, colonization is ultimate goal – Elon Musk in Guadalajara

On 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara we have seen vision of Mars colonization presented by SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk. On impressive animation was shown giant rocket with largest spacecraft ever created, flying to Mars with colonists. Plans of SpaceX are based on solid basement. Company is doing well with their Falcon-9, which showed us […]

Waiting for Musk – will we got anything new from SpaceX CEO?

Today is big day for Elon Musk – CEO of SpaceX promised on April 2016 to unveil during 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara more details about his plans of Mars colonization. Information about today was given when Musk announced on Facebook profile of SpaceX, that Company set date of first mission to Mars for 2018. […]

More details on Red Dragon future flight schedule

After breaking news about close plans for unmanned Mars mission of Red Dragon in 2018, Elon Musk unveils more details. According to “Washington Post” CEO of SpaceX, Elon Musk, unveiled more details about his future plans of Mars exploration with unmanned missions of Martian spacecraft Red Dragon. Elon Musk after announcing on Facebook on April […]

Orbital ATK and SpaceX awarded with contracts for EELV propulsion

US Air Force decided about awarding Orbital ATK and SpaceX with contracts for new propulsion for Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV). New technologies are closing. After decision of continuing developing American made engine for future launch vehicles, new funds were again assigned. After awarding Aerojet Rocketdyne, Northrop Grumman and Orbital ATK (You can read more here and here) just […]