SpaceX to test new rocket for astronauts

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Thursday afternoon SpaceX said liftoff is now targeted for 5:47 pm.

The Falcon Heavy mission for the Air Force will be SpaceX's first for a paying customer. With Falcon 9 Block 5, however, Musk hopes to expand that to 10 times with only light inspections, and perhaps 100 or more reuses if worn parts get refurbished. If it does go as planned, you can watch the launch via Space.com or directly via SpaceX's website.

It's created to reduce the country's digital divide in both big cities and rural areas by providing internet, television and other communication services.

Block 5 represents the final suite of upgrades to its workhorse launch system that CEO Elon Musk says is created to be flown up to 100 times.

Musk said he'd like to see a single Block 5 rocket fly three or four times by the end of 2018.

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SpaceX also launched its first Falcon Heavy rocket earlier this year, with the test flight laying the foundations for ambitious future missions. The Block 5, however, is created to fly up to 100 times, although this will involve some refurbishment and inspections after every 10 flights. In fact, rockets have to be disassembled and completely overhauled every time.

'Block 5 is being qualified for 10+ flights, but we'll continue to expand for more, ' Lambert said.

Although the company hasn't outlined all the changes, there will be a stronger heat shield for the trip back through the Earth's atmosphere and new retractable landing legs. Block 5 will be the final version of the company's Falcon 9 rocket before it shifts focus on Big Falcon Rocket (BFR, a.k.a Big Fucking Rocket), which will ferry astronauts and "colonizers" to Mars.

Musk in 2016 described the upgrades as "significantly improving performance & ease of reusability".

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