October 20, 2017 6:02 AM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of Space Exploration Technologies Corp.

Company Overview

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. designs, manufactures, and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company's products include Falcon 9, a two-stage rocket; and Dragon, a free-flying spacecraft. Space Exploration Technologies Corp. was founded in 2002 and is based in Hawthorne, California with an additional office in Redmond.

1 Rocket Road

Hawthorne, CA 90250

United States

Founded in 2002





Key Executives for Space Exploration Technologies Corp.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Chief Rocket Designer
Age: 45
President and Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer and President of Strategic Acquisitions Group
Age: 48
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Propulsion Chief Technology Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. Key Developments

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. Presents at 62nd ATCA Annual Conference & Exposition, Oct-18-2017 12:00 PM

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. Presents at 62nd ATCA Annual Conference & Exposition, Oct-18-2017 12:00 PM. Venue: Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, United States. Speakers: Caryn Schenewerk.

Kacific Selects SpaceX to Provide Launch Service

Kacific Broadband Satellites Group has selected SpaceX as the launch provider for its Kacific-1 satellite, which is being built by The Boeing Company. Kacific-1 will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9, a two-stage orbit-class rocket designed from the ground-up for maximum reliability and reusability. The Kacific Broadband Satellites Group is a satellite operator developing a high-speed broadband offering for underserved, remote and rural markets with disseminated pockets of population. It addresses the gap in supply with specifically designed satellites using the latest multi-beam and high throughput space communications and ground technology transmitting over the Ka Band. Using cost-effective technology and a lean business model Kacific aims to provide better broadband quality at significantly less than current retail prices, fostering greater internet usage and fuelling economic growth and improvements in service delivery across covered regions, with its first deployment focusing on South East Asia and the Pacific.

SpaceX Unveils Sleek, White Spacesuit for Astronaut Travel

SpaceX has unveiled a sleek white spacesuit for astronauts on its crewed flights coming up next year. SpaceX is developing a crew version of its Dragon cargo capsule for NASA astronauts.

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