Falcon Heavy
Demo Flight 1 (Maiden Flight)

Falcon Heavy | Demo Flight 1 (Maiden Flight)

SpaceX launch of a Falcon Heavy Rocket

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

SpaceX was scheduled to launch a Falcon Heavy rocket as part of the Demo Flight 1 (Maiden Flight) mission. The launch window for the Test Flight mission was on Tue, Feb 6th, 2018, 1:30 PM from Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch was Success with an 90% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Falcon Heavy and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Demo Flight 1 (Maiden Flight)

This will be the inaugural flight of the Falcon Heavy. The test payload will be SpaceX CEO Elon Musk's midnight cherry Tesla Roadster playing Space Oddity. Destination: An elliptical, heliocentric orbit. Apoapsis: Around Mars' orbital distance.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Falcon Heavy

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