SPACEX PATCH FIRST FLIGHT OF FALCON 9

SPACEX PATCH FIRST FLIGHT OF FALCON 9

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SPACEX PATCH FIRST FLIGHT OF FALCON 9

SpaceX launched the maiden flight of the Falcon 9 v1. 1 an essentially new launch vehicle, much larger and with greater thrust than Falcon 9 on September 29, 2013, a demonstration launch. Although the rocket carried CASSIOPE as a primary payload, CASSIOPE had a payload mass that is very small relative to the rocket's capability, and it did so at a discounted rate approximately 20% of the normal published price for SpaceX Falcon 9 LEO missions—because the flight was a technology demonstration mission for SpaceX