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Elon's Tesla Roadster (Maiden Flight)

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"Launching from Apollo 11 pad at the Cape. Will have double thrust of next largest rocket. Guaranteed to be exciting, on...

"Launching from Apollo 11 pad at the Cape. Will have double thrust of next largest rocket. Guaranteed to be exciting, one way or another. Payload will be Elon's midnight cherry Tesla Roadster playing Space Oddity. Destination is Mars orbit. Will be in deep space for a billion years or so if it doesn’t blow up on ascent."

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Vehicle

Falcon Heavy

Location

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

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Deployment

Success
Payload

Elon's Tesla Roadster (Maiden Flight)

1305kg
Orbit Insertion

Trans-Mars Injection (TMI)

Customer

SpaceX

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Landing

Partial Success

Landing Zone 1 Pad 1, Cape Canaveral, FL

Landing Zone 1 Pad 2, Cape Canaveral, FL

'Of Course I Still Love You' (OCISLY), Atlantic Ocean

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