SpaceX successfully launch and land new Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX have performed a successful launch and landing of their new Falcon 9 rocket, launching from Cape Canaveral, Florida and then landing on a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean. The new model Block-5 version of the rocket sent a communication satellite into orbit for Bangladesh. The Block-5 version of the rocket features around 100…

Virgin launches first rocket since 2014 crash

Virgin Galactic have successfully launched their rocket-powered SpaceShipTwo in their first rocket-powered flight since the 2014 crash that killed one pilot. The spacecraft, VSS Unity, reached 1.87 times the speed of sound on a supersonic test flight after being launched from its White Knight 2 mothership. The new model spaceship features safety upgrades implemented after…