SpaceX Shuttle Replacement Reaches Or...

SpaceX Shuttle Replacement Reaches Orbit on Maiden Flight

There are 3 comments on the story from Jun 4, 2010, titled SpaceX Shuttle Replacement Reaches Orbit on Maiden Flight. In it, reports that:

It took four launches for SpaceX’s first rocket, Falcon 1, to reach orbit in September 2008. It managed to follow that success up in 2009 by putting a Malaysian satellite into orbit. Today, another success was achieved by Space Exploration Technologies (or SpaceX), as it launched its Falcon 9 rocket into earth orbit.

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#1 Jun 4, 2010
Don't we have enough space junk up their already? Our "Galactic Frontyard" is looking like a redneck trailer park!
NW Hominid

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#2 Jun 4, 2010
Parts is parts, summa dat should be recycleable...
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#3 Jun 5, 2010
As long as it is more safe than the current shuttle model I am all in support for this. If only we could shift the focus from war to space exploration maybe it would contribute to an effort to unite humanity reguardless of the consequences towards religion.

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