SpaceX Releases Official Falcon Heavy and Starman Launch Video

SpaceX Releases Official Falcon Heavy and Starman Launch Video

When Falcon Heavy lifted off, it became the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two. With the ability to lift into orbit nearly 64 metric tons (141,000 lb)—a mass greater than a 737 jetliner loaded with passengers, crew, luggage and...
SpaceX Gears Up to Finally, Actually Launch the Falcon Heavy

SpaceX Gears Up to Finally, Actually Launch the Falcon Heavy

After nearly seven years of varying concepts, redesigns, and delays, SpaceX is poised to launch the Falcon Heavy rocket next week on its maiden flight. Last week, SpaceX performed a hold-down firing of the massive rocket’s 27 engines, creating a towering exhaust plume...