China and India are competing in the $447 billion space industry.

China and India are competing in the $447 billion space industry.

Satellite launch companies are doing well thanks to the need for high-speed internet-provided space. India is encroaching on the lucrative space market, positioning itself as a solid alternative to SpaceX by capitalizing on China and Russia’s geopolitical isolation. Last month, three dozen transmissions satellites were launched by the state-owned NewSpace India Ltd for OneWeb Ltd … Read more

SpaceX’s failed launch leads to FAA lawsuit for environmental concerns

SpaceX Starship Super Heavy spinning out of control moments before exploding on April 20th at SpaceX’s Boca Chica facility

On May 1st, several conservation groups filed to sue the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) over its approval of Elon Musk’s SpaceX to launch the largest rocket ever built from its Boca Chica facility next to a national wildlife refuge in South Texas without an intensive environmental study. The test flight of SpaceX’s Starship … Read more