Falcon Heavy Successfully Launches into Orbit – New York Times

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Kennedy Space Center, Fla – February 7th marked the first time in history that a rocket of Falcon Heavy’s caliber was launched into space by a private company, SpaceX, instead of a government agency. The rocket was carrying an exciting piece of cargo, a red Tesla Roadster, the electric sports car for Tesla, Musk’s other company.

The launch was a key stepping stone for Musk in hopes of eventually sending people to Mars.

For more information go to: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/06/science/falcon-heavy-spacex-launch.html

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