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SpaceX launches record batch of satellites in first in-house rideshare mission – The Verge

SpaceX’s debut mission under its new SmallSat Rideshare Program breaks the record for the most satellites launched in a single flight.

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The worlds biggest carpool to space
143 spacecraft inside Falcon 9s payload fairing
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SpaceX launched a batch of 143 spacecraft to space from Florida on Sunday morning under the companys new cost-cutting SmallSat Rideshare Program, breaking the record for the most satellites lofted into space on a single launch.
The Transporter-1 mission kicks off a potentially lucrative business line for SpaceX, which unveiled in 2019 its SmallSat Rideshare Program, essentially a carpool for dozens of satellites…

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