SpaceX

Commercial

CEO: CEO: Elon Musk

Founding years : 2002

Agency Description

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars. SpaceX has many pads, on the East Coast of the US they own SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral and LC-39A at the Kennedy Space Center for their lower inclination launches. They also own SLC-4E at Vandenberg, California for their high inclination launches. Another site is also being developed at Boca Chica, Texas.

Rocket Configs

Falcon 9


Height : 70 Meters

Max Stages : 2

Diameter : 3 Meters


Launch Success : 70

Consecutive Success : 70

Launch Failures : 0


Spacecraft Configs

Cargo Dragon 2

Cargo Earth Orbit Logistics


Human Rated : No

Height : 7 Metres

Diameter : 3 Metres


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Crew Dragon 2

Crew Flights to ISS


Human Rated : Yes

Height : 7 Metres

Diameter : 3 Metres


Wikipedia