SpaceX

SpaceX

To revolutionize space transportation.

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SpaceX designs manufactures and launches the world s most advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded in 2002 by Elon Musk to revolutionize space transportation with the ultimate goal of making life multiplanetary. In 2010 SpaceX became the first commercial company in history to send a spacecraft into orbit and return it safely to Earth. In May 2012 SpaceX again made history when its Dragon spacecraft became the first commercial vehicle to successfully attach to the International Space Station something previously accomplished only by governments. In October 2012 and March 2013 Dragon again successfully delivered cargo to and from the space station in its first two official cargo resupply missions for NASA.

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Information, communication & technology C Corporation Operating 1001 - 5,000 employees

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Rocket Road
Hawthorne, California United States of America



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Last Update: Nov 29, 2017 10:35 p.m.

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Tweet from SpaceX: Happy #EarthDay https://t.co/wrkH8zKAK3 Posted Sun Apr 22 7:11 am

Tweet from SpaceX: More photos from yesterday's Falcon 9 launch of @NASA_TESS → https://t.co/095WHX44BX https://t.co/7Rb7NDIUgc Posted Thu Apr 19 7:01 am

Tweet from SpaceX: Successful deployment of @NASA_TESS to a highly elliptical orbit confirmed. https://t.co/y9CS82cj9N Posted Wed Apr 18 4:42 pm

Tweet from SpaceX: Back live for satellite deployment → https://t.co/gtC39uBC7z Posted Wed Apr 18 4:39 pm

Tweet from SpaceX: Webcast returns in ~4 minutes for satellite deployment. Posted Wed Apr 18 4:36 pm

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