SpaceX completes key Falcon Heavy milestone

SpaceX completes key Falcon Heavy milestone

Wednesday 24th Jan 2018 SpaceX successfully performed a static fire test which means they check where the rocket’s first-stage engines fire while the rocket itself sites vertical at launch complex 39A at the NASA Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

The Falcon Heavy’s first stage composes of three 9 engine Falcon 9 cores. The US Air Force command said it remains confident in the company’s capabilities.

Elon Musk has said that the payload for the maiden flight will be his own Tesla Roadster sports car.

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