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Space X Falcon9 Rocket Second Launched


Space X has founded 14 years ago in June 2002 & it is better known as the “Space Exploration Technologies Corporation”, which is an American Aerospace manufacturer & space transport service company. It was founded with the goal of creating the technologies to reduce the space transportation costs. Space X is a privately funded company. It has developed the Falcon 1 & Falcon 9 launch vehicles – both launch vehicles were designed to be reusable.

Space X Falcon9 Rocket Second Launched

On January 14, 2017, the Saturday morning SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Rocket launch window’s open yet again. Falcon 9 first attempt ended in an explosion. The explosion occurred & no one was injured according to space X then, the company clarified that the problem originated around the oxygen tank to the top portion of the vehicle i.e., the problem was with the launch pad equipment.

Space X Falcon9 Rocket Second Launched
Space X Falcon9 Rocket Second Launched

The $200 million AMOS – 6 Satellite made & Spacecom was destroyed in the explosion, as were Facebook plans to have a satellite or their own use.

Earlier January 8, 2017, was the expected date for the second launch window, which has been moved to January 14, 2017. It was successfully launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base & has entered its “Parking Orbit” in stage 2 & in a couple of minutes, the second stage engines will be fired again. The primary purpose of it was the development of 10 new generation voice & data relay spacecraft.

January 14, 2017, Saturday flight was the first of at least Seven Falcon 9 flights planned to populate the iridium fleet with modernized satellite.

A Falcon 9 Rocket lifted off From California Central Coast on Saturday at 9:54:39 am – SpaceX.

And, recently Space X has also announced his future plans that they will send the private spacecraft to mars in 2018. Rest depending on the situation & the plans could run into delays.