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Trump’s tariff threat is hitting Airbus, Rolls Royce, and Rémy Cointreau shares as traders weigh fallout

The threat of tariffs on $11 billion of imports has sent stocks of potential affected companies lower. The duties may affect almost a third of Rémy Cointreau sales.
SpaceX workers crawl the lower section of the Test Hopper out to a launch pad near Boca Chica Beach, Texas, on March 8, 2019.

‘All systems green’: SpaceX fired up its Mars spaceship prototype for the first time, rattling homes for miles around

The SpaceX founder Elon Musk says his rocket company fired up "Starhopper" for the first time. The vehicle is an early prototype of a Mars spaceship.
A simulation of space debris created by India's "Mission Shakti" anti-satellite missile test on March 27, 2019.

India’s anti-satellite missile test may have created 6,500 pieces of space junk larger than a pencil eraser, according to a new simulation

A new video by Analytical Graphics shows a simulation of India's anti-satellite missile creating clouds of high-speed space junk around Earth.

Jeff Bezos just gave a private talk in New York. From utopian space colonies to dissing Elon Musk’s Martian dream, here are the most notable thi...

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and Blue Origin, his rocket company, gave an interview in New York City for a room full of who's who in aviation.
SpaceShipTwo, or VSS Unity, launches toward the edge of space for the second time on February 22, 2018.

Virgin Galactic just rocketed its first woman past the edge of space — but Jeff Bezos says its astronauts have ‘asterisks’ next to t...

Richard Branson's space tourism company launched its first woman and non-pilot nearly 56 miles high. Jeff Bezos says that's shy of the edge of space.
Elon Musk and SpaceX are developing a stainless-steel rocket ship called Starship.

Elon Musk says SpaceX is developing a ‘bleeding’ heavy-metal rocket ship. Making it work may be 100 times as hard as NASA’s most dif...

SpaceX is building a steel launch system called Starship for the moon and Mars, but some aerospace experts say Elon Musk's new design won't be easy.
The first firing of SpaceX's full-scale Raptor rocket engine, which is designed to help send passengers around the moon.

SpaceX test-fired a giant rocket engine with ‘insane power’ for moon and Mars missions. The future of Elon Musk’s company may ride o...

Elon Musk posted videos of SpaceX's new Raptor rocket engine firing. Experts say the company's future depends in part on the engine's reliability.
A photo-illustration of Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, and Gwynne Shotwell, the rocket company's president and chief operating officer.

These are the 577 positions SpaceX is cutting at its headquarters in a major round of layoffs

Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX, is laying off 577 employees from its headquarters in California. A notice sent to the state lists the jobs.
An illustration of a Terran-1 rocket from Relativity Space launching from the US Air Force's Launch Complex 16 in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

A scrappy competitor to SpaceX and Blue Origin just scored a crucial and historic launch site in Cape Canaveral, Florida

Relativity Space, a 3D-printed-rocket startup founded by former SpaceX and Blue Origin engineers, now has a launchpad to prove its technologies work.

Elon Musk beat a world record for rocket launches in 2018. Here’s every history-making SpaceX mission of the year.

SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, may see 21 successful orbital rocket launches in 2018. This would break the commercial world launch record set in 2017.