SpaceX introduces ‘Starlink Mini’ satellite internet antenna for $599

SpaceX introduces ‘Starlink Mini’ satellite internet antenna for $599

Starlink Mini promotional image. SpaceX customer email sent June 19, 2024. SpaceX is offering a compact version of its Starlink antenna called the “Mini,” which the company is advertising as a mobile option for its satellite internet customers. “Starlink Mini is a compact, portable kit that can easily fit in a backpack, designed to provide […]

Boeing and NASA delay Starliner astronaut return to June 22

Boeing and NASA delay Starliner astronaut return to June 22

The satellite image shows an overview of the International Space Station with the Boeing Starliner spacecraft on June 7, 2024. Maxar Technologies | Via Reuters BoeingNASA announced Friday that the U.S. space agency’s Starliner capsule “Calypso” will remain at the International Space Station for twice as long as its originally scheduled mission duration. This developmental […]

Pentagon picks Blue Origin, SpaceX, ULA in $5.6 billion rocket program

Pentagon picks Blue Origin, SpaceX, ULA in $5.6 billion rocket program

The mass simulator version of the New Glenn rocket is sent for testing in November 2021. Blue Origin The Pentagon on Thursday announced the first winning bidders in the bidding for its rocket launch contract. Jeff Bezos‘ Blue Origin took the spot for the first time. Blue Origin’s winning bid came as part of contracts […]

Boeing Starliner ISS docking delayed

Boeing Starliner ISS docking delayed

Boeing’s Starliner capsule is seen approaching the International Space Station with two NASA astronauts on June 6, 2024. NASA TV Boeing’s The Starliner capsule is making a delayed attempt to dock with the International Space Station on Thursday after NASA canceled an initial rendezvous attempt to analyze a problem with the spacecraft’s propulsion system. The […]

SpaceX Starship rocket launches fourth test space flight

SpaceX Starship rocket launches fourth test space flight

SpaceX is set to attempt a fourth test flight of its Starship rocket on Thursday, as the company seeks to take development of the giant vehicle to a new milestone. Elon Musk’s The company has a two-hour window, from 8 a.m. ET to 10 a.m. ET, in which to launch Starship from its Starbase facility […]

Boeing Starliner to attempt launch for crew flight

Boeing Starliner to attempt launch for crew flight

[The live stream above is scheduled to start at 9:45 a.m. ET. If you don’t see a video player at that time, please refresh the page. Boeing aims to launch its first Starliner flight with astronauts on Wednesday, in the latest attempt to fly the long-delayed spacecraft. The launch is scheduled for 10:52 a.m. ET […]

AST SpaceMobile and Verizon partner on satellite Internet

AST SpaceMobile and Verizon partner on satellite Internet

The company’s Block 1 Bluebird satellites are undergoing thermal vacuum testing in preparation for launch. AST SpaceMobile Satellite-to-phone service providers AST SpaceMobile announced a partnership with Verizon On Wednesday, this was included in a recent agreement with the company. AT&T Providing remote coverage in the United States. AST SpaceMobile is building satellites to provide broadband […]

Starliner astronaut launch going forward despite leak

Starliner astronaut launch going forward despite leak

In this handout provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is illuminated by a spotlight on the launch pad at Space Launch Complex 41 ahead of NASA’s Boeing Crew Flight Test on May 4, 2024 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station […]

Kam Ghaffarian sets his sights on the stars with space companies

Kam Ghaffarian sets his sights on the stars with space companies

Jeff Bezos wants to build permanent outposts on the Moon and colonize space. Richard Branson wants to make space flight as common as air travel. Elon Musk wants to settle humanity on Mars to make it multi-planetary. IBX’s Kam Ghaffarian wants to go even further: the stars. “It’s common to combine philanthropy, doing something purposeful […]

Denver-Boulder area benefits from growing aerospace industry

Denver-Boulder area benefits from growing aerospace industry

These huge white structures, called radomes, at Buckley Space Force Base in Colorado house massive satellite dishes. cnbc This story is part of CNBC’s quarterly Cities Success series, which explores cities that have transformed themselves into business hubs with an entrepreneurial spirit that have attracted capital, companies and workers. Nestled a mile above sea level, […]