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Old 11-30-2018, 09:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Virgin Orbit 747 "Cosmic Girl" Rocket Platform

Sweet idea. If this is a repeat post, please delete.

Virgin wants to launch a rocket off a 747

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Old 11-30-2018, 11:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I just don't see it happening... Too expensive.

Perhaps SpaceX should get into the private launch side of things after leaving the partnership with Stratolaunch.
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I just don't see it happening... Too expensive.

Perhaps SpaceX should get into the private launch side of things after leaving the partnership with Stratolaunch.
That would be interesting. Musk does come up with radical ideas.
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That would be interesting. Musk does come up with radical ideas.
Maybe after SpaceX gets their Mars project rolling they'll dip into private sat launches.
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The weed helps Musk tap into his inner genius!
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The weed helps Musk tap into his inner genius!
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