Sunday, January 17, 2016

STRAIGHT OUTTA SPACEX --Drone Busts Leg on Barge--CC VANDENBERG, MUSK, LMFAO, HILLARY-OUS

SpaceX fails in third attempt to stick landing on its drone barge

CNET - ‎1 hour ago‎
SpaceX's third attempt to land one of its rockets on an autonomous landing pad barge at sea on Sunday did not go as hoped once again. The first two attempts at this experimental landing ended with fantastic explosions as the Falcon 9 rocket failed to ...

SpaceX Narrowly Misses Rocket Landing at Sea After Launching Satellite

Space.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
SpaceX successfully launched a new satellite into orbit to map Earth's oceans today (Jan. 17), but the spaceflight company's bold plan to land a rocket on a robotic ship at sea after the liftoff came up just short, narrowly missing a successful ...

SpaceX Flubs Ocean Landing Attempt After Successful Liftoff

NBCNews.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from California on Sunday to put a climate-monitoring satellite into orbit, then turned around and botched an attempted landing on a platform at sea, officials said. The first ...

SpaceX botches rocket landing on California barge

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The first stage of a SpaceX rocket that delivered an ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit made a hard landing on an ocean barge and broke a support leg. SpaceX announcers said the Falcon 9 was not upright after reaching the 300-by-170 foot landing pad ...

SpaceX Stumbles as Booster Suffers Hard Landing

Wall Street Journal - ‎32 minutes ago‎
For the third time in roughly a year, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's space-transportation company SpaceX on Sunday failed to successfully land the main part of a spent rocket on a floating ocean platform. The Space Exploration Technologies Corp.

SpaceX Jason-3 Launch Live Stream: Watch The Ocean Landing Attempt Here

International Business Times - ‎7 minutes ago‎
UPDATE: 3:45 p.m. EST — The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched Sunday broke apart as it tried to land on a floating platform in the Pacific. It was the fourth such failure for the company's recyclable rocket, Agence France-Presse reported. The rocket ...

STRAIGHT OUTTA VANDENBERG--SpaceX Breaks a Leg--CC MUSK, JASON-3, NASA, ROLLING IN THE AISLES, HILLARY-OUS




SpaceX Launch Successful, But Drone Ship Landing Fails
Popular Science - ‎3 hours ago‎
Preliminary data suggests the Falcon 9 rocket stage came down on target, but one of the landing legs collapsed when it reached the drone ship, so the rocket booster is not standing upright, according to the SpaceX webcast. Engineers are still analyzing ...

SpaceX Rocket Successfully Deploys Satellite But Tips Over After Landing

ABC News - ‎50 minutes ago‎
SpaceX launched the Falcon 9 today from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, and while the rocket successfully deployed the satellite it was carrying, it tipped over after landing, the company said. The rocket lifted off at 1:42 p.m. ET today ...

Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully launches rocket but appears to fall short on ...

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
The daring attempt by billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX to land the first stage of a rocket on a floating platform in the Pacific Ocean appears to have fallen short, the company said Sunday afternoon. The launch of the Falcon 9 rocket, on a mission to ...

SpaceX fails a third time to land its Falcon 9 on a drone ship in the sea

The Verge - ‎2 hours ago‎
SpaceX has failed to land its Falcon 9 rocket on an autonomous drone ship in the Pacific Ocean after launching the vehicle into space. The vehicle made it to the ship, but came in too hard and broke one of its landing legs. This marks the third time ...

SpaceX breaks a leg and misses chance at a successful rocket landing

Business Insider - ‎1 hour ago‎
SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets are equipped with four landing legs that deploy seconds before touch down and are what keep the rocket stable and upright after landing. Here's what that looked like during SpaceX's last, successful, rocket landing in December:.

SpaceX Rocket Makes Rough Landing On Drone Ship, First Stage Leg Breaks

Fast Company - ‎1 hour ago‎
Update 3:30 p.m: In two tweets afterwards, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk wrote that it's "Definitely harder to land on a ship. Similar to an aircraft carrier vs land: much smaller target area, that's also translating & rotating. However, that was not what ...

SpaceX Falcon delivers NASA/NOAA satellite but has rough landing

Ars Technica - ‎1 hour ago‎
On Sunday, SpaceX's Falcon booster successfully lifted the Jason-3 satellite into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Following that, the first stage attempted to achieve a landing on the Just Read the Instructions barge, which was ...

Friday, January 8, 2016

SPACEX BULLETIN--Left Coast Launch Slated January 17--CC Vandenberg, NASA, Jason-3 REF: Google, Yahoo, AOL, Twitter...

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Set For Launch On Jan. 17 From Vandenberg Air Force Base

SpaceCoastDaily.com - ‎21 hours ago‎
The first full week of 2016 has been a busy one for teams preparing NASA's Jason-3 spacecraft for its upcoming launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base. (NASA.gov image). The first full week of 2016 has been a busy one for ...

SpaceX plans drone ship landing for January 17th Falcon 9 launch

ExtremeTech - ‎6 hours ago‎
SpaceX will attempt to land the Falcon 9 following its January 17th launch, but it won't be aiming for solid ground as it did for that first historic landing. It's back to the drone ship. The Falcon 9 will lift off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in ...

SpaceX Plans Drone Ship Rocket Landing for Jan. 17 Launch

NBCNews.com - ‎Jan 7, 2016‎
SpaceX confirmed to NBC News that it would be making the attempt; the news was earlier reported by space journalist Charles Lurio on Twitter. This launch will take off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, carrying NASA's Jason-3 satellite ...

SpaceX To Land at Sea after Launching Jason-3

SpaceNews - ‎11 hours ago‎
spaceX_drone_ship SpaceX will pre-position a drone ship in the Pacific to provide a landing platform for the Falcon 9 first stage scheduled to lift off Jan. 17 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California to launch the NASA-CNES Jason-3 ocean-altimetry ...

SpaceX will land its next Falcon 9 rocket at sea — not on land

The Verge - ‎8 hours ago‎
This upcoming mission is scheduled for January 17th, and it will send NASA's Jason-3 ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit. Unlike most of SpaceX's missions, this one will take off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Normally, the company ...

SpaceX will try to land its reusable rocket on an ocean dock

UPI.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
The forthcoming attempt will happen on January 17. SpaceX is scheduled to carry NASA's Jason-3 ocean-monitoring satellite into low-Earth orbit. The Falcon 9 and accompanying satellite will blast off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. After ...

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

IRAN UNDERGROUND--Secret Missile Base--US Intel Emad as H#!&--

Iran State TV Shows Off Nuclear-Capable Missiles in Underground Depot

NBCNews.com - ‎7 hours ago‎
DUBAI — Iran unveiled a new underground missile depot Tuesday, with state television showing weapons in store that the United States says are capable of carrying nuclear warheads. The Emad precision-guided missiles shown in the footage also violate a ...

Iran unveils second underground missile, likely to irk US

Reuters - ‎8 hours ago‎
DUBAI Iran unveiled a new underground missile depot on Tuesday with state television showing Emad precision-guided missiles in store which the United States says can take a nuclear warhead and violate a 2010 U.N. Security Council resolution.

Iran releases a video of a new underground missile storage site

Business Insider - ‎8 hours ago‎
Iran unveiled a new underground missile depot on Tuesday with state television showing Emad precision-guided missiles in store which the US says can take a nuclear warhead and violate a 2010 UN Security Council resolution. The defiant move to ...

Emad for it: Iran unveils underground ballistic rocket launch site

RT - ‎4 hours ago‎
... many as 14 silos across the country. Iran staged a surprise test launch of the first Emad rocket from a different underground location in October, prompting the UN Security Council to gather a panel to investigate whether it contravened existing ...

ALASKA AEROSPACE--Thawing Out In Alabama--CC Huntsville, Missile Defense Agency, Gov. Bill Walker--

Alaska Aerospace launches new Alabama office, mulls privatization

Alaska Dispatch News - ‎19 hours ago‎
A state-owned Alaska aerospace company has chosen Alabama for the location of its first permanent out-of-state office, with the goal of bringing more business back home to Alaska, even as it continues to mull a move toward becoming a private company.

State-owned aerospace corporation seeks to privatize

Alaska Public Radio Network - ‎5 hours ago‎
The president and CEO of the Alaska Aerospace Corp. says the board of the state-owned corporation has recommended it pursue becoming a private company. Craig Campbell says the recommendation has been delivered to Gov. Bill Walker. Campbell says ...

Alaska Aerospace expands presence with first office in Huntsville

AL.com - ‎8 hours ago‎
"Alaska Aerospace has supported a number of missions for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC) and by opening an office in Huntsville, we will be well positioned to be more responsive to our customers' ...

Aerospace hub opening in Huntsville

Montgomery Advertiser (blog) - ‎3 hours ago‎
JUNEAU, Alaska — The president and CEO of the Alaska Aerospace Corp. said Monday that the board of the state-owned corporation has recommended it pursue becoming a private company. Craig Campbell said the recommendation has been delivered to ...

Moving On In... Alaska Aerospace Action In Alabama

SatNews Publishers - ‎14 hours ago‎
[Satnews] Alaska Aerospace Corporation (AAC), recognizing strong demand and aerospace industry growth in northeast Alabama, announces the opening of their new office in Huntsville, Alabama—this is the first permanent presence outside of Alaska for the ...