SpaceX will not update the second stage of Falcon-9

SpaceX не будет обновлять вторую ступень Falcon-9

Booster Falcon-9

Elon Musk announced that the company intends to focus on system design Big Falcon Rocket.

The company SpaceX has abandoned the idea of finalizing the second stage of the rocket Falcon-9 for its re-use. About this on his page on Twitter said the head of the company Elon Musk.

“By the way, SpaceX will upgrade the second stage of the Falcon 9 for reuse. Instead, pick up the pace with the BFR (Big Falcon Rocket – ed.). The new design is very impressive! Charming paradox!” − wrote Musk.

In April the head of SpaceX, said that the company will try to save the second stage of the launch vehicle after the space launch, and plans to do this by using a giant balloon.

Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) − draft launch vehicle and spacecraft of the new generation. Transport system, developed by SpaceX, involves the use of reusable.

Earlier it was reported that a Japanese billionaire Osaka of Maesawa will be the first tourist to take a round around the moon on a space ship Big Falcon Rocket. His flight is scheduled for 2023.

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