After our totally awesome and magical pre-launch evening, we kicked off the launch fest with the maiden flight of OS 3 aka Archie. … Read More aSpIrm-2 launch fest: Archie
Upon arrival on the new Rimstead launch site, we were completely mesmerized by its beauty before we moved on to launch preps, night launches and of course our pre-launch party. … Read More A magical night
Are you a space-loving musician? Become part of our aSpIrM-2 mission by contributing the send-off song for the launch! Find out more … … Read More Send-off song contest
While preparations for our Launch-2 🚀are in full swing (launch date NET 21 April), we still have to cover some tasks originating from Launch-1: Most importantly the webcast of the event. As a quick reminder, weather circumstances were so gruesome that we had to rush things through in order not to freeze. And freeze they… Read More aSpIrM-1 webcast in good company
Today saw another great milestone of awesomeness achieved: Our very own genius CTO, Boltonov, successfully performed the first fairing opening test. As you may be aware from our earlier fairing tales, we were not too happy with the “fairing” provided by the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket model. It’s actually more of a thimble housing the… Read More Boltonov hacks the F9 fairing!
Guys, with this laughable test launch performance we have really earned the title of Parody Space Agency. Great footage of our booster gone mental:… Read More Too cold to rock’n’roll
Here’s the deal: In an as-if SpaceX Iridium Mission, weather has to be factored in: Our Falcon 9s cannot perform as-if … they were in California. And neither can their humans. Here’s how it all went down: … Read More California Dreaming
Watch a slideshow of how our Falcon 9 OS2 was hacked so that it can carry payload in the parachute bay.… Read More Falcon 9 model hack