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SpaceX to balance business and innovation

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#1    Waspie_Dwarf

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Posted 07 June 2014 - 11:14 PM

SpaceX to balance business realities, rocket innovation


spaceflightnow.com said:

Striving to be ready for an onslaught of launches under contract over the next few years, SpaceX plans to double the launcher production rate in its Southern California factory before the end of the year without compromising its commitments to develop a human-rated commercial spaceship, demonstrate rocket reusability, and further cut the cost of space transportation.

"We need to meet our cadence of launch," said Gwynne Shotwell, president of SpaceX, at a discussion Wednesday at the Atlantic Council in Washington. "It's about one a month this year, and it's almost two a month next year."      

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#2    Merc14

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 01:59 AM

Wow, SpaceX has a LOT on their plate.

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