Look at Those Cave Men Go! SpaceX, Falcon Heavy Demo Flight

Images and video credit & copyright: SpaceX and Elon Musk.

On Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 15:45 EST (20:45 UTC) the first ever SpaceX Falcon Heavy listed off from Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) with Elon Musk’s personal cherry Tesla Roadster.

Both the port (left) booster, (B1025.2) that was previously flown on July 18, 2016 for SpaceX’s CRS-9 mission and the starboard (right) booster (B1023.2) was previously flown on May 27, 2016 on SpaceX’s Thaicom 8 mission landed safely at Cape Canaveral Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) while the core booster (B1033.1) did not survive its landing on the autonomous spaceport drone ship (ASDS), Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) in the Atlantic.

Live Feed of Starman in His Cherry Tesla:

 

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1 Response to Look at Those Cave Men Go! SpaceX, Falcon Heavy Demo Flight

  1. Hallo Dan!
    Galactic blogpost about the fantastic mission yesterday! It is unbelievable! Let´s fly to Moon and Mars!
    Here is my supermoon from end of january:
    https://volkerhoff.com/der-supermond-am-30-01-2018/
    Many greetings from Germany!
    Volker

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