SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launched

Posted on Tuesday, February 06, 2018 03:11 PM by K. Latham

SpaceX successfully launches most powerful rocket in decades.

... The world's newest, most powerful rocket in decades is now well on its way to space. It took a few weather delays Tuesday, but the private space company SpaceX has successfully launched its Falcon Heavy rocket from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. ... On board this flight is a car made by one of Musk's other companies, Tesla. The cherry red roadster will be launched into an elliptical Earth-Mars orbit. At a press conference Monday, Musk said three cameras mounted to the car should provide "epic views," assuming the launch goes well. ...

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