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SpaceX outlines first orbital Starship test flight

WASHINGTON — SpaceX has disclosed details for the first orbital test flight of its next-generation Starship launch system, but the company is still far...

Iowa solar installers forced to adapt as tax credit expires

Iowa solar installers say the expiration of a state solar tax credit could make solar panels a tougher sell for residential and small business...

SpaceX launches Starlink satellites and rideshare payloads

WASHINGTON — A SpaceX Falcon 9 launched another group of Starlink satellites May 15 on a mission that included two rideshare payloads. The Falcon 9...

Virgin Orbit schedules next LauncherOne mission for June

WASHINGTON — Virgin Orbit has scheduled its next LauncherOne mission for June, carrying a mix of defense and commercial cubesats. Virgin Orbit said May 6...

China rolls out rocket for Tianzhou-2 space station supply mission

Cargo mission is a precursor to the June crewed Shenzhou-12 mission to China's Tianhe space station module. HELSINKI — China is set to launch the...