SpaceX

SpaceX is an aviation and aerospace company that designs, manufactures and launches rockets and spacecraft. Read more

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SpaceX

SpaceX is an aviation and aerospace company that designs, manufactures and launches rockets and spacecraft. Read more

Elon Musk's photo - Founder & CEO of SpaceX

Founder & CEO

Elon Musk

CEO Approval Rating

69/100

Founded:

2002

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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ULA is seen as one of SpaceX's top competitors. ULA was founded in Centennial, Colorado} in 2006. ULA is in the Aerospace industry. Compared to SpaceX, ULA generates $700M less revenue.

Blue Origin is SpaceX's #2 competitor. Blue Origin was founded in 2000, and its headquarters is in Kent, Washington. Blue Origin competes in the Aerospace industry. Blue Origin has 6,500 fewer employees than SpaceX.

Virgin Galactic is SpaceX's #3 rival. Virgin Galactic is headquartered in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and was founded in 2004. Like SpaceX, Virgin Galactic also competes in the Aerospace industry. Virgin Galactic generates 0.01% the revenue of SpaceX.

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SpaceX Acquisitions

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SpaceX Funding History

Since SpaceX was founded in 2002, it has participated in 18 rounds of funding. In total SpaceX has raised $6.5B. SpaceX's last funding round was on Feb 2021 for a total of $1.2B

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Feb 2021
$1.2B
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Jan 2021
$16M
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Sep 2020
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Legendary Ventures, LLC

Equity
Aug 2020
$1.9B
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Feb 2020
$346.2M

Since SpaceX was founded in 2002, it has participated in 18 rounds of funding. In total SpaceX has raised $6.5B. SpaceX's last funding round was on Feb 2021 for a total of $1.2B

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SpaceX News

May 5, 2021Teslarati

SpaceX's next Starlink launch to cross major rocket reusability milestone

Next Spaceflight reports that SpaceX's next Starlink launch - scheduled as few as five days after the... See more »
May 5, 2021Fox News

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It turns out the lights in the night sky over western Washington state on Tuesday weren't UFOs. Inste... See more »
May 4, 2021Teslarati

SpaceX schedules Starlink, Starship launches hours apart

Barring delays, SpaceX appears to be on track to launch a batch of 60 Starlink satellites and perform... See more »
May 4, 2021Orlando Sentinel

SpaceX to launch more Starlink satellites

SpaceX is set to launch another Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center at 3:01 p.m. Tuesday.... See more »
May 4, 2021SpaceNews

SpaceX continues Starlink deployment with latest launch

SpaceX continued the deployment of its Starlink broadband megaconstellation May 4 with the second lau... See more »
May 4, 2021Teslarati

SpaceX aces Starlink launch and landing, reveals more than half a million preorders

SpaceX has successfully completed its 25th operational Starlink satellite launch, stuck a bullseye Fa... See more »

SpaceX Press Releases

November 17, 2020WebWire

NASA Highlights Science, New Airlock on Next Space Station Resupply Mission

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EST Friday, Nov. 20, to discuss science investigation... See more »
October 27, 2020WebWire

NASA, SpaceX Invite Media to Crew-1 Mission Update, Target New Launch Date

NASA and SpaceX now are targeting 7:49 p.m. EST Saturday, Nov. 14, for the launch of the first crew r... See more »
August 5, 2020econotimes

Crew Dragon is returning to Earth - here's when to hold your breath

The Crew Dragon spacecraft, produced by private company SpaceX, is scheduled to return from the Inter... See more »
June 3, 2020econotimes

SpaceX's historic launch gives Australia's booming space industry more room to fly

At the weekend, Elon Musk’s commercial giant SpaceX launched two NASA astronauts in a spacecraft name... See more »
February 28, 2020sec

SPACEX Received $221.2M in Equity Funding

SPACEX Received $221.2M in Equity Funding... See more »
January 13, 2020GlobalNewswire

Fortune Business Insights

Key Companies Covered in Space Launch Service Market Research Report are Arianespace, Space Explorati... See more »
December 12, 2019StreetInsider

SpaceX Founder Elon Musk to Keynote SATELLITE 2020 Conference & Exhibition

ROCKVILLE, Md. (PRWEB) December 12, 2019 The SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition announced today that... See more »

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SpaceX Headquarters

1 Rocket Road

Hawthorne, California90250

310-363-6220

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Overview

SpaceX is an aviation and aerospace company that designs, manufactures and launches rockets and spacecraft. SpaceX was founded in 2002. SpaceX's headquarters is located in Hawthorne, California, USA 90250. It has raised 6.5B in 18 rounds. The latest r...

CEO

SpaceX's Founder & CEO, Elon Musk, currently has an approval rating of 69%. SpaceX's primary competitors are ULA, Blue Origin & Virgin Galactic.

Website

spacex.com

Frequently Asked Questions about SpaceX

  1. When was SpaceX founded?

    SpaceX was founded in 2002
  2. Who is SpaceX's CEO?

    SpaceX's CEO is Elon Musk
  3. How much revenue does SpaceX generate?

    SpaceX generates $2.5B in revenue
  4. How much funding does SpaceX have?

    SpaceX has historically raised $6.5B in funding
  1. Where is SpaceX's headquarters?

    SpaceX's headquarters is in Hawthorne California, USA
  2. How many employees does SpaceX have?

    SpaceX has 9,500 employees
  3. What sector does SpaceX operate in?

    SpaceX is in Aerospace, Aviation
  4. Who are SpaceX's competitors?

    SpaceX's top competitors are ULA, Blue Origin, Virgin Galactic