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Watch SpaceX’s ‘most difficult launch ever’

For the first time, SpaceX has launched its Falcon Heavy rocket with US Air Force payload onboard. It’s also the first time that SpaceX has launched its Falcon Heavy with reused rockets. Both side boosters landed successfully although the center core missed the landing platform. The launch is an audition […]
Watch SpaceX’s ‘most difficult launch ever’
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SpaceX successfully launched Falcon Heavy, the world’s most powerful operational rocket, on its first paid mission

SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, successfully launched Falcon Heavy for the second time on Thursday, sending a Saudi Arabian communication satellite into orbit. Falcon Heavy, a three-booster vehicle, is currently the world’s most powerful operational rocket. Instead of a Tesla electric car destined for deep-space, Falcon Heavy […]
SpaceX successfully launched Falcon Heavy, the world’s most powerful operational rocket, on its first paid mission
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Tesla and SpaceX are already starting to merge — here’s how

A Tesla-SpaceX merger has been discussed on Wall Street. There are plenty of arguments in favour of a deal. But with the Falcon Heavy launch and the Tesla Roadster’s journey to space, the two companies are effectively already conjoined. Tesla – I mean SpaceX – made spectacular news and restarted […]
Tesla and SpaceX are already starting to merge  —  here’s how
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A car ad in space finally brought the country together

SpaceX launched a Tesla into space atop its Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday. The video feed of the event was the second most viewed YouTube livestream of all time. For a moment, the excitement was a respite from feelings of division in our country. Yesterday afternoon, Americans gathered around to […]
A car ad in space finally brought the country together
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Elon Musk: ‘We want a new space race — space races are exciting’

SpaceX has launched Falcon Heavy, the most powerful rocket the company has ever built. After its launch, the company’s founder, Elon Musk, called for “a new space race.” Falcon Heavy’s cost of $US90 million a launch, made possible by reusable rockets, will vastly undercut SpaceX’s competitors. CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida – […]
Elon Musk: ‘We want a new space race  —  space races are exciting’