A few small glitches marred an otherwise stellar year as SpaceX honed its reusable rocket technology.
The space company spent several days retrieving and inspecting a rocket booster that made an unplanned ocean landing. Now it appears to be toast.
On its 20th flight this year, SpaceX failed to set its booster down on a landing pad. But this rare mishap also showed how many things went well.
With more than 60 satellites jammed in for the ride, a Falcon 9 rocket will get used a third time, fulfilling one of Elon Musk's standing promises.
An investigation into the crewed Soyuz rocket that aborted mid-flight blamed the incident on a handling error.
The spacecraft’s failure minutes after launch—the second mishap in recent months—raises questions about how people will travel to and from the space station.
SpaceX's latest Falcon rocket launch tore across a perfectly clear night sky as it delivered a satellite into space and returned its booster to a new West Coast landing pad.
SpaceX intends to launch a Falcon 9, with a souped-up block 5 booster, from Vandenberg Air Force Base.
The Delta II rocket was a workhorse, with 153 successful launches and a bevy of wild scientific missions to its credit.
Elon Musk introduced the Japanese billionaire as the mystery passenger who booked a trip to the moon aboard SpaceX's BFR rocket, along with a half-dozen artists he plans to invite.