SpaceX Poised For Milestone Falcon Heavy Launch

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The launch of Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster, a feat SpaceX will attempt on Feb. 6 aboard a Falcon Heavy rocket, may be a flight of fancy, but there is no mistaking the profound impact a successful test flight of the first privately developed heavy-lift booster will have on the industry. Musk’s space...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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