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The SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch Was Nearly Perfect. But the Main Core Didn’t Make It Home

TIME - Wed 7 Feb 18

Two of its landing rockets failed to fire, meaning it crashed back to earth at 300 miles per hour

While Trump congratulates SpaceX for Falcon Heavy launch, Elon Musk says he looks forward to a new 'space race'

The Washington Post - Wed 7 Feb 18

Musk says that the Tesla Roadster he shot into space will go even further than Mars, out into the asteroid belt.

SpaceX's big new rocket blasts off, puts sports car in space

Phys.org - Wed 7 Feb 18

SpaceX's big new rocket blasted off Tuesday on its first test flight, carrying a red electric sports car aiming for an endless road trip past Mars.

SpaceX’s Big New Rocket Blasts Off, Puts Sports Car in Space, Laboratory Equipment - Wed 7 Feb 18
SpaceX's big new rocket blasts off, puts sports car in space, AP - Wed 7 Feb 18
SpaceX's big new rocket blasts off, puts sports car in space, AP - Tue 6 Feb 18

Watch SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy Launch in Two Minutes

TIME - Tue 6 Feb 18

Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully launched its powerful new rocket

What's next for SpaceX after its successful Falcon Heavy flight?

Engadget - Wed 7 Feb 18

Yesterday, SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon Heavy rocket to much fanfare. After numerous delays due to upper-level winds, the rocket lifted off at 3:45 PM ET on Tuesday. The ...

Here’s what’s next for SpaceX after Falcon Heavy’s first flight

The Verge - Wed 7 Feb 18

The first launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket was mostly a success for SpaceX. The middle rocket core broke apart when it crashed into the water next to the company’s autonomous drone ...

SpaceX Will Now Focus On Its BFR After Successful Falcon Heavy Launch

Ubergizmo - Wed 7 Feb 18

SpaceX conducted the very first test flight of its Falcon Heavy rocket yesterday. It was a success and the company even managed to recover two of the three boosters it used for the launch. ...

SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch wows space experts, heralds new era of exploration

FOXNews - Wed 7 Feb 18

SpaceX’s historic Falcon Heavy launch on Tuesday has wowed space experts, with the test flight laying the foundations for ambitious future missions.

President Trump Congratulates SpaceX on Falcon Heavy Rocket Success

SPACE.com - Tue 6 Feb 18

When SpaceX launched its giant Falcon Heavy rocket Tuesday (Feb. 6), President Donald Trump was apparently watching.

Elon Musk says SpaceX to focus on BFR following Falcon Heavy launch

TechCrunch - Tue 6 Feb 18

 SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said at a press event for the just-launched Falcon Heavy that SpaceX will now begin focusing in earnest on “BFR,” the code name for its next big space ...

SpaceX launch called 'awesome,' 'monumental,' 'incredible'

AP - Tue 6 Feb 18

Reaction to SpaceX's launch of the most powerful rocket in operation today:...

World's biggest rocket soars toward Mars after perfect launch

SpaceDaily - Wed 7 Feb 18

Cape Canaveral (AFP) Feb 7, 2018 The world's most powerful rocket, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, blasted off Tuesday on its highly anticipated maiden test flight, carrying CEO Elon Musk's cherry ...

SpaceX's rocket to Mars blasts off, puts sports car in space

The Hindu - Tue 6 Feb 18

Falcon Heavy became the most powerful rocket in use today, doubling the liftoff punch of its closest competitor.