Zo dat was mooi 🙂 Een bevredigende lancering. Zo ’s nachts zie je weinig, maar we zijn met deze lancering een nieuwe era van de bemande ruimtevaart begonnen. Deze lancering markeert het punt dat voor de eerste keer sinds lange tijd, meer dan drie mensen gelijktijdig gelanceerd worden. Op de een of andere manier ben […]
NASA selected the Fantastic Four!
Nasa announced that they have selected four veteran astronauts for the first commercial crew flights with Boeing’s Orion and SpaceX’s Dragon V2. As Spacex is developing Dragon V in an aggressive pace and Boeing seam to take a lot of more time for there next flight, the first commercial crew flights will most likely default […]
SpaceX 2014 year in review
As you can read in the many blog posts on my blog, SpaceX did a lot of development and made a lot of launches in the last year. All SpaceX highlight are summed are summed up in this video.
Commercial Crew Transportation Capability program winners
I have had a very busy summer and Much has happened since my last post. SpaceX successfully launched a couple satellites to GEO and just this week launched the long anticipated CRS-4 DRagon which attached safely on ISS just yesterday. I brings onboard a couple of new inhabitants onto ISS, mousetronauts! It would be fun […]
Dragon V2 unveil, or how to build a 21st century spacecraft
Last night Elon Musk unveiled Dragon version 2. If you have seen a lot of science fiction you are going to love it. It’s clean, it’s sleek, it’s has modern touchpad controls and it has the ability to land vertical with eight Super Dracon engines. It can carry seven people to and from the International […]