• Elon Musk just renamed SpaceX's Big F** Rocket

    25 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    BFR, the monster rocket that will cost SpaceX roughly $5 billion to develop, has a new name.
    SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted late Monday night that he has renamed the company's largest BFR rocket to Starship. Or more precisely, the spaceship portion will be called Starship. The rocket booster used to propel Starship from Earth's gravitational grasp will be called Super Heavy.
    Starship Super Heavy.
    Renaming BFR to Starship
    - Elon Musk November 20, 2018
    Technically, two parts: Starship is the spaceship/upper stage & Super Heavy is the rocket booster needed to escape Earth's deep gravity well...
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