T minus 30 minutes

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  1. ninja08hippie

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    Damn, I missed it, saw it on the news this morning. I checked their schedule last week and still forgot about it. Maybe they'll show the docking. They hope to light off the first Falcon Heavy soon. It will lift 53,000 metric tons to LEO. Much more than twice what a Russian Proton will lift. It carries a respectable payload to geosync and can to trans Lunar and trans Mars injection too. Pretty cool.