SpaceX To Build Spaceships In Los Angeles

Apr 16, 2018

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Monday that SpaceX will build Mars spaceships in LA."If this year has taught us anything, it is to think big — to go after something unreachable. We have the confidence to look up to the stars, and the guts to realize our dreams.""Today, I am pleased to officially announce that SpaceX will start production development of the Big Falcon Rocket in the Port of Los Angeles. This is a vehicle that holds the promise of taking humanity even deeper into the cosmos than ever before." Los Angeles Mayor Eric GarcettiThe Big Falcon Rocket is a two-part launch vehicle designed to carry 100 people and 150 tons of cargo.It's intended to be fully reusable and quickly refuel-able."This isn't just about reaching into the heavens. It's about creating jobs right here on Earth." Garcetti