SpaceX Aiming For Booster’s 3rd Flight This Year

Credit: SpaceX
LOGAN, Utah—The fleet leader of SpaceX’s growing cadre of reusable Falcon 9 Block 5 boosters will launch for an unprecedented third time later this year, following its second successful launch and landing early Aug. 7. The upgraded Block 5 first stage, designed to fly at least 10 times with minimal...
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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