• SpaceX may have just launched an 'Apollo moment' for the space industry - here's how

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    SpaceX launched the world's most powerful operational rocket, called Falcon Heavy , on February 6.
    The company recovered two of the rocket's three reusable boosters and launched founder Elon Musk's red Tesla Roadster toward Mars orbit.
    A former Pentagon official said the successful launch "ranks up there with the first Apollo mission."
    Falcon Heavy could take business away from SpaceX's biggest current competitor, United Launch Alliance .
    On February 6, SpaceX launched Falcon Heavy, the most powerful operational rocket system in the world.
    The 230-foot-tall, three-booster launcher sent a...
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