Already tested as a cargo carrier, the Dragon spacecraft can also be fitted out to shuttle passengers to low orbit and to the International Space Station. See how SpaceX's Dragon capsules work in this SPACE.com infographic.
SpaceX designs, manufactures, and launches the world's most advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded in 2002 by Elon Musk to revolutionize space transportation, with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets. Today, SpaceX is advancing the boundaries of space technology through its Falcon launch vehicles and Dragon spacecraft
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3/7/17 Taxpayers May Be on the Hook for the Next SpaceX or Orbital Rocket Failure NASA would partially indemnify private launch service providers from liability for some operations under legislation the House passed today by voice vote
While most famous today for its rocket launches (and soon to become famous for launching reused rockets, perhaps as soon as this month), SpaceX sees rockets as only a small part of its plans for future profits.
'SpaceX Falcon 9 launches from Cape Canaveral [Florida, USA], as seen from Woodside park in Viera, Fla. on July 18 .' Photo credit: Tim Shortt - Florida Today, via USA TODAY Network [3528 x 2398] [OS]
SpaceX launches communications satellite into orbit