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Inspiration4 crew makes splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean

SpaceX Inspiration4: All-civilian crew returns to Earth after 3-day trip to orbit

Sep 19, 2021

SpaceX's fully automated Dragon capsule reached an unusually high altitude of 363 miles (585 kilometers) after Wednesday night's liftoff

Leading the flight is Jared Isaacman, 38, who made his fortune with a payment-processing company he started in his teens

SpaceX's first private flight with 4 amateurs blasts off on Earth-circling trip

Sep 16, 2021

The Dragon capsule's two men and two women are looking to spend three days circling the world from an unusually high orbit 100 miles (160 kilometers) higher than the International Space Station before splashing down off the Florida coast this weekend.

Dubbed Inspiration4, the orbital outing was conceived by Isaacman primarily to raise awareness and support for one of his favorite causes, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, a leading pediatric cancer center

SpaceX to send first all-civilian crew into Earth's orbit for 3 days

Sep 13, 2021

Jared Isaacman, the American founder and chief executive of e-commerce firm Shift4 Payments, will lead three fellow spaceflight novices on a trip expected to last three days from blastoff at Cape Canaveral, Florida, to splashdown in the Atlantic.

The SpaceX flight is designed to carry its four passengers where no all-civilian crew has gone before - into Earth orbit

SpaceX to take Shift4 Payments CEO, 3 others into space this week

Sep 12, 2021

Jared Isaacman, the founder and chief executive of Shift4 Payments, will lead three fellow spaceflight novices on a trip expected to last three days from blastoff at Cape Canaveral, Florida, to splashdown in the Atlantic

Last week, Elon Musk had said that filing lawsuits against his firm are Jeff Bezos' full-time job

'Rules are for other people': Jeff Bezos' Amazon takes swipe at Elon Musk as feud heats up

Sep 10, 2021

Elon Musk's SpaceX and Jeff Bezos's Kuiper Systems are currently locked in a dispute over rival satellite constellations placed in low-earth orbit to provide broadband internet access

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Amazon calls Elon Musk's SpaceX lawless, says it doesn't follow rules

Sep 10, 2021

The battle of the tech giants Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos fighting for space dominance got more intense as Bezos-backed Amazon sent a list of regulatory filings highlighting all of Musk's past issues with the regulators.

 Mahindra Group chairperson Anand Mahindra

‘It’s our way of life’: Anand Mahindra agrees with Elon Musk on challenges faced by carmakers

Sep 08, 2021

The industrialist, known for his active social media presence, replied to Musk stating that this is something Mahindra have been doing for decades.

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Starlink will transfer data close to the speed of light without ground stations, says SpaceX CEO Elon Musk

Sep 08, 2021

Musk noted that there will be no requirement for ground stations everywhere which helps Starlink broadband achieve data transfer close to the speed of light, possibly even faster.

Elon Musk takes jibe at Jeff Bezos, says filing lawsuits is Bezos' full-time job

Sep 03, 2021

SpaceX has alleged that Amazon is trying to stifle the competition while "neglecting to resolve the Commission's concerns about Amazon's own non-geostationary orbit (NGSO) satellite system."

Starlink satellite broadband service could soon launch in India, hints SpaceX CEO Elon Musk

Sep 02, 2021

Space X CEO Elon Musk has hinted that Starlink internet services could soon launch in India. He reiterated that the company is waiting for regulatory approvals.

Elon Musk says Tesla making a humanoid robot that will work like personal servant

Aug 20, 2021

Musk revealed that the humanoid robot, which is called the Tesla Bot, will use most of the tools that are used in Tesla vehicles.