AP Aerospace Writer
More from Marcia Dunn
First Space-Baked Cookies Took 2 Hours
And how do they taste? No one knows.
Jan 23rd, 2020
SpaceX Destroys Rocket in Test
No one was aboard for the wild ride in the skies above Cape Canaveral, just two mannequins.
Jan 19th, 2020
SpaceX Launches 60 More Satellites
This time, SpaceX is testing a dark coating to appease astronomers who are fearful of the skies being spoiled.
Jan 7th, 2020
Boeing Capsule Returns
Barely a half hour into the flight, it failed to fire its thrusters to give chase to the space station and ended up in the wrong orbit.
Dec 23rd, 2019
Boeing Starliner Test Hits Snag
The capsule went off course minutes after the launch.
Dec 20th, 2019
Boeing's Starliner Crew Capsule Heads to Space
NASA hired private companies to build and fly the capsules while it focused on a new generation of moonshots and other distant travel.
Dec 19th, 2019
SpaceX Sends Mice, Worms to Space Station
Also in tow was a smart, empathetic robot.
Dec 9th, 2019