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SpaceX’s Sky Spectacle and the Rise of Commercial Space Stations

SpaceX’s Sky Spectacle and the Rise of Commercial Space Stations

Jul 4, 2024

Explore the visible impact of SpaceX’s rocket launches lighting up skies across the US, and delve into the global expansion and innovation in commercial space stations. Sources: https://www.witn.com/2024/07/03/space-x-rocket-lights-up-enc-skies/ https://wgrv.com/2024/07/03/spacex-rocket-launch-seen-in-greene-county-sky-wednesday-morning/ https://spacenews.com/commercial-space-stations-go-international/ Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:38) Global Expansion and Innovation in Commercial Space Stations

WISeKey’s Blockchain Revolutionizes Satellite Industry, ISPTech Fuels Sustainable Space Economy

WISeKey’s Blockchain Revolutionizes Satellite Industry, ISPTech Fuels Sustainable Space Economy

Jul 3, 2024

WISeKey introduces blockchain innovation set to transform the satellite industry. Meanwhile, ISPTech raises €2 million to drive sustainable initiatives in the space economy. Tune in to understand the future of the space industry. Sources: https://www.cointrust.com/market-news/wisekeys-wisesat-space-to-revolutionize-satellite-industry-with-blockchain https://www.eu-startups.com/2024/07/german-company-isptech-secures-e2-million-pre-seed-to-make-a-greener-space-economy/ Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:37) WISeKey’s Blockchain Innovation Aims to Transform Satellite Industry (00:01:52) ISPTech Raises €2 Million for Sustainable

SpaceX’s Satellite Launch Contracts and ISS De-orbit Mission

SpaceX’s Satellite Launch Contracts and ISS De-orbit Mission

Jul 2, 2024

SpaceX secures multiple satellite launch contracts, bolstering its position in the commercial space sector. The company also prepares for a critical ISS de-orbit mission, marking another significant milestone in space exploration. Sources: https://broadcastmediaafrica.com/2024/07/02/yahsat-chooses-spacex-for-launch-of-geostationary-satellites/ https://techreport.com/news/nasa-pay-spacex-843m-destroy-international-space-station-2030/ https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2024/07/spacex-q2/ Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:33) SpaceX Secures Multiple Satellite Launch Contracts and Prepares for ISS De-orbit Mission

SpaceX’s Milestone Achievements and China’s Space Industry Progress

SpaceX’s Milestone Achievements and China’s Space Industry Progress

Jul 1, 2024

SpaceX achieves multiple milestones with launches, Mars city plans, and future ISS collaborations. Meanwhile, China’s space industry marks significant milestones with its first commercial launch site and an unplanned rocket crash. Sources: https://www.benzinga.com/news/24/07/39567836/spacex-ceo-elon-musk-picks-terminus-for-mars-first-starship-enabled-city-after-just-4-test-flights https://www.techtimes.com/articles/306208/20240701/spacex-will-crash-international-space-station-ocean-2030.htm https://spacenews.com/nasa-and-spacex-studying-ways-to-mitigate-dragon-trunk-debris/ https://tribune.com.pk/story/2475397/china-inaugurates-its-first-ever-commercial-spacecraft-launching-site https://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/8680298/space-pioneer-says-part-of-rocket-crashed-in-china/ https://www.edenmagnet.com.au/story/8680298/space-pioneer-says-part-of-rocket-crashed-after-unplanned-launch-in-china/ Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:40) SpaceX Achieves Multiple Milestones: Launches, Mars City Plans, and ISS Future (00:02:17) China’s

SpaceX Triumphs: Major NASA Contract and Successful Launches

SpaceX Triumphs: Major NASA Contract and Successful Launches

Jun 30, 2024

SpaceX secures a significant NASA contract and achieves multiple successful launches, marking another milestone in the company’s journey. Tune in for an in-depth analysis of these developments and their implications for the future of space exploration. Sources: https://spacecoastdaily.com/2024/06/spacex-scheduled-to-launch-falcon-9-rocket-tuesday-july-2-from-cape-canaveral/ https://www.newsmax.com/US/spacex-space-force-nro/2024/06/29/id/1170661/ https://www.webpronews.com/spacex-wins-840-million-contract-for-space-station-deorbit-craft/ Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:32) SpaceX Secures Major NASA Contract and Achieves Multiple Successful Launches

SpaceX’s Successes, AWS’s Space-Tech Boost, and Japan’s Satellite Launch Delay

SpaceX’s Successes, AWS’s Space-Tech Boost, and Japan’s Satellite Launch Delay

Jun 29, 2024

Explore SpaceX’s series of successful launches and its key role in deorbiting the International Space Station. Learn about AWS’s new accelerator program boosting space-tech startups. Plus, understand why Japan’s Space Agency had to postpone a satellite launch due to weather concerns. Sources: https://www.desertsun.com/picture-gallery/news/nation/2024/06/28/photos-spacex-nrol-186-mission-launches-from-california/74253759007/ https://www.americaspace.com/2024/06/29/spacex-completes-tenth-launch-of-june-delivers-nrol-186-classified-payload/ https://abc7.com/post/spacex-launches-another-falcon-9-rocket-vandenberg-creating/15010091/ https://www.popularmechanics.com/space/satellites/a61442795/space-x-deorbit-iss/ https://www.astronomy.com/space-exploration/nasa-selects-spacex-to-bring-iss-out-of-orbit-in-2030/ https://www.fox10phoenix.com/news/nasa-spacex-help-destroy-international-space-station https://www.deccanherald.com/business/companies/aws-launches-accelerator-programme-to-support-24-space-tech-startups-3085188 https://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/japans-space-agency-delays-launch-upgraded-observation-satellite-111506406 Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:37) SpaceX’s

SpaceX’s New NASA Contract and Advancements in Mechazilla’s ’Chopsticks’

SpaceX’s New NASA Contract and Advancements in Mechazilla’s ’Chopsticks’

Jun 28, 2024

SpaceX has been awarded a NASA contract to deorbit the International Space Station. The company continues to make advancements with Mechazilla’s ‘Chopsticks’ and Super Heavy Booster tests. Plus, MDA secures major contracts for NASA’s Moon missions. Sources: https://www.fox35orlando.com/video/1477401 https://newatlas.com/space/nasa-spacex-deorbit-destruction-iss/ https://www.flyingmag.com/modern/nasa-picks-spacex-to-deorbit-the-iss/ https://www.techtimes.com/articles/306151/20240628/spacex-tests-mechazilla-s-chopsticks-catch-super-heavy-booster-future.htm https://www.digitaltrends.com/space/watch-spacex-practice-catching-super-heavy-booster/ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-mda-wins-1-billion-contract-to-build-canadarm3-for-nasa-led-moon/ https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/mda-space-awarded-1b-contract-to-design-and-deliver-canadarm3-flight-system-302183849.html Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:35) SpaceX Awarded NASA Contract to Deorbit International

SpaceX’s Record Valuation and NASA Contract, Innovations in Satellite Tech

SpaceX’s Record Valuation and NASA Contract, Innovations in Satellite Tech

Jun 27, 2024

SpaceX secures an $843 million NASA contract to deorbit the International Space Station and sees its valuation soar to a record $210 billion amid a new tender offer. Plus, we delve into the environmental concerns and innovations in satellite technology. Sources: https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/world/elon-musks-spacex-bags-843-million-nasa-contract-to-carry-iss-to-its-watery-graveyard-heres-how-it-will-work-12757274.html https://wccftech.com/spacex-to-help-nasa-destroy-space-station-for-an-843-million-price-tag/ https://www.independent.co.uk/space/spacex-nasa-contract-iss-dorbit-b2569682.html https://www.theguardian.com/business/live/2024/jun/27/japan-fresh-warnings-yen-38-year-low-spacex-valued-210bn-business-live https://www.benzinga.com/news/24/06/39516906/elon-musks-spacex-set-for-record-210b-valuation-in-tender-offer-but-still-valued-less-than-tiktok-re https://www.capitalbrief.com/briefing/spacex-set-to-be-worlds-second-most-valuable-private-company-at-315b-bloomberg-4cbf30b4-af21-4dec-ab44-4ef60af299dc/ https://phys.org/news/2024-06-debris-satellites.html https://www.space.com/megaconstellations-threat-to-ozone-layer-recovery Outline: (00:00:00) Introduction (00:00:39) SpaceX Secures

SpaceX and NASA’s Weather Satellite Launch, Falcon Heavy’s Milestones, and More

SpaceX and NASA’s Weather Satellite Launch, Falcon Heavy’s Milestones, and More

Jun 26, 2024

SpaceX and NASA launch a series of weather satellites to enhance Earth and solar observations. SpaceX achieves significant milestones with Falcon Heavy launches and landings. ISRO’s NSIL secures a lucrative satellite launch deal with the Australian government. Plus, ispace-U.S gains access to Space Corporation’s lunar ground station network. Sources: https://www.livemint.com/science/news/nasa-elon-musk-spacex-launch-space-weather-satellite-solar-flares-extreme-earth-climate-falcon-rocket-need-to-know-watch-11719380024152.html https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/nasa-spacex-launch-noaas-latest-weather-satellite-302182628.html https://www.nasa.gov/news-release/nasa-spacex-launch-noaas-latest-weather-satellite/ https://www.tweaktown.com/news/99018/two-spacex-falcon-heavy-side-boosters-caught-landing-in-epic-unison-video/index.html https://www.floridatoday.com/story/tech/science/space/2024/06/25/spacex-falcon-heavy-sonic-booms-wow-nasa-kennedy-space-center-visitor-complex-launch-fans/74203546007/ https://www.cfpublic.org/space/2024-06-25/falcon-heavys-launch-brings-sonic-booms-central-florida