SpaceX could send its biggest rocket to space in three months

From Engadget - June 11, 2017

All Falcon Heavy cores should be at the Cape in two to three months, so launch should happen a month after that

Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 8, 2017

The 3-million-pound Falcon Heavy can carry as much as 140,000 pounds to low-earth orbit, almost thrice the payload the Falcon 9 can. It's able to fly such a big amount to space, since it was designed with manned missions to the moon and to Mars in mind. According to previous info from the private space corp, it might try to reland the rocket's upper stage during the demo flight. It will be extremely tough due to the vehicle's weight -- Musk even admitted that the odds of success are low, but it's still worth a shot.


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