PICS: SpaceX Launches Falcon Heavy Rocket With 24 Satellites

Tech | Associated Press | June 25, 2019, 1:53 pm
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 SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, a clean and green rocket fuel testbed, and even human ashes. <br /><br />A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida on June 25, 2019. The Falcon rocket has a payload military and scientific research satellites. (Image: AP)

SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, a clean and green rocket fuel testbed, and even human ashes.

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida on June 25, 2019. The Falcon rocket has a payload military and scientific research satellites. (Image: AP)

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 A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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 A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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 A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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 A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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 Photographers on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly building capture the launch and rocket boosters landing of a SpaceX Falcon heavy rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

Photographers on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly building capture the launch and rocket boosters landing of a SpaceX Falcon heavy rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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 The SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket boosters return to land after a successful launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

The SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket boosters return to land after a successful launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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 A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket stands ready on pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket stands ready on pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Image: AP)

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