Last week, Musk confirmed the SN4 prototype had passed a cryogenic proof test, which marked a big milestone for the project that is designed to send crew and cargo to the moon, and even Mars.
Musk tweeted that he was selling almost all his possessions before writing out lyrics from the national anthem.
The SpaceX boss recent fumed against U.S. shelter-in-place orders during a Tesla earnings call, saying: "This is not democratic. This is not freedom. Give people back their goddamn freedom."
"The satellite constellation deployed by the company will also be used for military purposes. It is of dual use," Roscosmos director-general Dmitry Rogozin claimed on Twitter this week.
Taking place at a SpaceX site in Texas, the SN4 prototype became the first full-scale build to pass the crucial test following a series of setbacks with prior models including the MK1, SN1 and SN3.
The Starlink mission is intended to deliver "high speed broadband internet to locations where access has been unreliable, expensive, or completely unavailable," SpaceX reiterated this week.
Starlink is a project that involves sending thousands of mass-produced satellites into orbit with the aim of providing high-speed internet coverage across the globe.
These projects could have a significant effect on wide-field surveys which are key for observing potentially hazardous asteroids.
The satellites are being sent up in batches, but Russia's scientists say they interfere with the work of astronomers.
The Dragon Crew escape test will explode the Falcon 9 rocket roughly 60,000 feet above Earth.
SpaceX's mission, "Starlink," will have its third launch tonight, sending 60 more satellites up into orbit.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk tweeted a video showing construction progress on the dome tank for Starship, a spacecraft designed to eventually take Earth colonists to the moon and Mars.
The research could expand our understanding of how plants react to the stresses of space travel.
The aim of Starlink is to provide global internet coverage from space with very short lag times.
The FCC filed paperwork with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) on behalf of SpaceX, requesting permission for the production and deployment of 30,000 Starlink satellites.
The main aim of the spacewalk is to install a special piece of equipment which will enable the space station to accommodate new spacecraft designed by private companies.
The Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) is a space observatory that's designed to collect X-ray light data from extreme phenomena.
The remains have been placed inside one of 24 satellites set to be launched by the rocket later this evening.
The Space Test Program-2 mission, organized by the Department of Defense, will launch 24 satellites into orbit.
The technology has the potential to revolutionize navigation in space and usher in a new era of exploration to far-flung worlds.
The technology billionaire, known for leading SpaceX and Tesla, sparked confusion, intrigue and a slew of memes in response to his latest Twitter escapades.
"Starfield" will be set in a realistic science fiction future, Bethesda's Todd Howard said in conversation with Elon Musk.
Lift-off will be from California's Vandenberg Air Force base with the primary launch window opening at 7:17 a.m. PDT.
The space agency investigates new ways to grow plants in space to offer astronauts an alternative to processed food during long missions.
The aim of the ambitious Starlink project is to provide global internet coverage with low lag times by launching around 12,000 satellites into low-Earth orbit.
The Falcon Heavy is the most powerful rocket currently in operation.