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Amazon CEO and Blue Origin owner Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin rocket company has been deemed an essential business by the government, allowing it to continue operating amid the coron...

Blue Origin, the rocket company owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, has a $500 million contract with the Air Force to produce its New Glenn rocket system.
US Army paratroopers with the 82nd Airborne Division practice tactical movement during a base defense exercise at Camp Taji, Iraq, Jan. 19, 2020.

A rocket attack on a coalition base in Iraq killed 2 US troops and injured a dozen other people

Camp Taji was struck by a barrage of Katyusha rockets late Wednesday, with reports that 2 US troops were killed and a dozen others injured.
Dragon, the next generation spacecraft designed to carry astronauts to Earth orbit and beyond. The spacecraft will be capable of carrying up to seven crew members, landing propulsively almost anywhere on Earth, and refueling and flying again for rapid reusability

SpaceX plans to send a small number of tourists into space

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft, which can carry up to seven passengers, will bring as many as four tourists into space for up to five days in orbit.

LAST TOWN BEFORE MARS: SpaceX’s crucial plan to buy a village in South Texas is on the brink of failure

Elon Musk has a dream to launch Starship rockets to Mars from Boca Chica Beach. However, the property rights of civilians may complicate his plans.
One of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets intentionally explodes during an in-flight abort test of the company's new Crew Dragon spaceship for NASA on January 19, 2020.

‘I’m super fired up’: Elon Musk and NASA are ecstatic after acing a ‘risky’ safety test of SpaceX’s new Crew Drago...

Elon Musk said an abort test of SpaceX's new Crew Dragon spaceship was "picture perfect" and brings the company a step closer to launching astronauts.
One of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets intentionally explodes during an in-flight abort test of the company's new Crew Dragon spaceship for NASA.

SpaceX just launched and intentionally exploded a rocket for NASA in a vital safety test of its Crew Dragon spaceship

The Falcon 9 rocket was programmed to shut off and put SpaceX's new Crew Dragon spaceship through the ultimate safety test. It appears to have worked.
An illustration of SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship firing its engines during an abort test.

Watch live: SpaceX is about to blow up a rocket in a crucial test to show NASA that its spaceship ready to launch astronauts

Elon Musk's SpaceX is going to make one of its own rocket boosters explode to prove that its Crew Dragon spaceship is ready to send people to space.

Elon Musk says he plans to send 1 million people to Mars by 2050 by launching 3 Starship rockets every day and creating ‘a lot of jobs’ on...

Musk said he would send 1,000 Starships full of people into Earth orbit, then rocket them all to Mars during an opportune 30-day window.
Iraqi forces taking security measures last Tuesday after an assault on the US Embassy in Baghdad.

Rockets were launched at the US Embassy in Baghdad for the 2nd night in a row

US entities have been increasingly under fire in recent weeks, and the killing of Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani stoked fury from Iraq and Iran.
Elon Musk and SpaceX are developing a steel Mars rocket system called Starship.

Elon Musk says SpaceX hopes to launch Starship for the first time within ‘2 to 3 months.’ But the ship may be just one of 20 different pro...

Musk tweeted the news of Starship's first planned flight just a month after the first prototype burst and shot its top hundreds of feet into the air.