Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'space x'.



More search options

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Forums

  • GENERAL DISCUSSION (MAIN)
    • General Discussion
    • The CHANI Knowledge Base (Ask A Chani Member)
    • General "Surface" Intel Board for The Watcher.
    • CHANI's Believe It or Not Board
    • Music & Humor (Funny and Entertaining stuff)
    • CHANI VIP MEMBERS BOARD
    • AIM Whispers
    • The WTH? Board. (A Place for Controversial, Hijacked, Drama, Rant and OP Busted threads.)
    • FORUM HELP TOPICS & NOTIFICATIONS
    • The Alternative News Project - ANP
    • Alternative News Project (ANP) News Feed
  • Dedicated Community Topic Boards - CURRENT AFFAIRS
    • GEOPOLITICS
    • ANCIENT MYSTERIES
    • THE UNEXPLAINED
    • SCIENCE FUTURES
    • HEALTH & HEALING
    • FUKUSHIMA
    • The MAPPING Board
    • EARTH EVENTS
    • Problem Nuclear Reactors
    • PSYCHIC Healing and Relevant Topics
    • Google Earth Navigators
    • CoEvolution
    • Book of Aquarius - Alchemy of the 21st Century
    • Return of The Gods
  • CHANI PROJECT FORUM BOARDS
    • ANNOUNCEMENTS (NEW) Please Read
    • THE CHANI PROJECT
    • Question and Answers (Q&A)

Found 2 results

  1. I'm going to start this thread off with a couple videos, and hope for it to continue with info about Elon Musk, what happened to NASA, etc. Falcon Heavy Test Flight "Crazy things can come true" Starman Elon Musk celebrates successful Falcon Heavy rocket launch
  2. NASA has selected SpaceX to be the exclusive lessee of the Kennedy Center's Launch Complex 39A. December 16, 2013 Robert Z. Pearlman First and last launches, for now: The Apollo 4 Saturn V liftoff (left) and STS-135 space shuttle launch were the first and last to leave Launch Pad 39A in 1967 and 2011, respectively. collectSPACE.com/NASA "NASA has selected Space Exploration Technologies, better known as SpaceX, to lease a historic launch pad for the company's commercial rockets. The space agency announced Friday (Dec. 13) that it is beginning negotiations with SpaceX of Hawthorne, Calif., to take over exclusive use of Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. NASA used the pad for decades to send astronauts to the moon and later launch space shuttles into Earth orbit. "Permitting the use and operation of this valuable national asset by a private-sector, commercial space partner will ensure its continued viability and allow for its continued use in support of U.S. space activities," NASA said in its statement announcing the selection. [Photos: The Rockets and Spaceships of SpaceX] SpaceX, led by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, was one of two private spaceflight companies vying for the use of Launch Pad 39A. Blue Origin, founded by Amazon.com chief Jeff Bezos, had proposed using the launch complex as a multi-user facility supporting other rocket companies, including United Launch Alliance (ULA). SpaceX proposed to use to use Pad 39A for its own future launches. The company is currently contracted by NASA to launch its unmanned Dragon capsules to resupply the International Space Station and is currently vying for the agency's business to fly astronauts to and from the space station beginning in 2017. SpaceX has previously said it was considering use of Pad 39A for launching larger models of its Falcon rocket. NASA chose SpaceX after the Government Accountability Office (GAO) denied a protest filed against the agency by Blue Origin in September. Blue Origin had raised concerns about the competitive process NASA was employing in its attempt to lease use of Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A). snip http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1216/NASA-to-grant-SpaceX-lease-to-historic-launch-pad