September 30th, 2011
10:55 AM ET

SpaceX releases future-of-spaceflight concept

Elon Musk's SpaceX has been working hard to advance commercial spaceflight, pushing NASA to allow flights to ISS on an accelerated schedule and making bold claims about flights to the Moon and beyond.

Check out this (pretty awesome, I think) concept video of SpaceX's plans for the future: a fully reusable spacecraft.


Post by:
Filed under: In Space • Voices
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Darrell

    Yes, this is really cool. All 3 stages of the vehicle equipped with automatic landing navigation systems and the additional fuel for powered landings. It will be interesting to see how this idea plays out both technically and economically.

    October 18, 2011 at 5:05 pm |
  2. ajd041

    James i agree wholeheartedly its good to see someone else besides russia is trying to advance space explorations

    October 8, 2011 at 6:49 pm |
  3. James

    I am thankful that someone is taking space exploration seriously...not that NASA isn't, though buget cuts, there is nothing NASA can do...Space holds the secrets for survival, since we are already distroying our planet.

    October 3, 2011 at 11:24 pm |
  4. helenecha

    Yeah, that's pretty awesome. SpaceX must be on the NASA's watch, I think.

    September 30, 2011 at 2:57 pm |


  • Elizabeth Landau
  • Sophia Dengo
    Senior Designer