3 Reasons Why the Second Falcon Heavy Launch Is a Make-or-Break Moment for SpaceX

If successful, Falcon Heavy could be the rocket that takes us to Mars.


11 Apr, 2019FORTUNE.COM

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In the space travel battle, there’s no margin for error. And when SpaceX launches its Falcon Heavy for the second time on Wednesday, that fact will perhaps be clearer than ever.

Barring unforeseen weather issues or other problems, SpaceX will launch its Falcon Heavy rocket with an onboard Arabsat-6A communications satellite at 6:35 p.m. ET on Wednesday. For Elon Musk’s space transportation company, this is a chance to prove that its most important rocket is capable of helping it fulfill its most important missions....

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