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SpaceX can Uber your satellite to space for just $2 million

SpaceX will soon be able to Uber your very own satalie to space, for a small price of $2.25 million

By Jak Connor on Aug 6, 2019 04:00 am CDT - 0 mins, 37 secs reading time

SpaceX is on the forefront of space technology and now they will be allowing for companies to hitch a ride on their prized Falcon 9 rocket for as low as $2 million.

SpaceX can Uber your satellite to space for just $2 million | TweakTown.com

SpaceX has announced a new idea "rocket rideshares" which allows for other companies satellites to hitch a ride with SpaceX's big rocket, the Falcon 9. According to the announcement, SpaceX is basically attempting to create an Uber service for satellites and will be charging patrons a low price of just $2.25 million for 150kg of mass.

SpaceX is planning on launching their ride share program sometime between November 2020 and March of 2021. After those initial flights are conducted, more flights will take to the skies on an annual basis - Q1 of 2022 and 2023.

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