SpaceX

Dragon is a free-flying spacecraft designed to deliver both cargo and people to orbiting destinations.

Created: 2018-11-01

Updated: 2020-02-20

Company - SpaceX

Founded
Country
2002
USA
Website
SpaceX
Social
SpaceX

Service - Dragon, Dragon 2, Crew Dragon

Category
Transport Service (Earth-LEO)
Status
Active
First launch
2010

Dragon made history in 2012 when it became the first commercial spacecraft in history to deliver cargo to the International Space Station and safely return cargo to Earth, a feat previously achieved only by governments.

Service - DragonLab

Category
Microgravity Flight Service (LEO)
Status
Dormant
First launch
?

A free-flying, reusable spacecraft capable of hosting pressurized and unpressurized payloads to and from space.

DragonLab provides a platform for in-space experimentation, including recovery of pressurized and some unpressurized payloads, as well as deployment of small spacecraft. As a complete system, DragonLab provides for all aspects of operation: propulsion, power, thermal control, environmental control, avionics, communications, thermal protection, flight software, guidance, navigation and control, entry, descent and landing and recovery.

Updated: 2020-02-20

Service - Starship

Category
Transport Service (Earth-LEO)
Transport Service (Re-Entry)
Transport Service (LEO-Moon)
Fields
In-Space Transportation
Transport Service (In-Space)
Status
In development
First launch
2022

SpaceX's Starship and Super Heavy Rocket represent a fully reusable transportation system designed to service all Earth orbit needs as well as the Moon and Mars.

Updated: 2020-02-20

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