Falcon 9 Launches

Today, a private company successfully launched their Falcon 9 spacecraft into orbit!

Congratulations to SpaceX.

The mock Dragon capsule on this test flight is scheduled to enter a 155 mile orbit and orbit for about 1 year before burning up in the atmosphere.

Wow! just Wow!

Falcon 9 liftoff and Vapor cone - Ben Cooper (SpaceFlightNow)

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2 Responses to Falcon 9 Launches

  1. Arch says:

    That was… SO! AWESOME!! The commercial efforts may prove to be worth it, fingers crossed!

  2. Pingback: SpaceX targeting Nov. 8th « The Rocketry Blog

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