SpaceX Launches Its Most Powerful Rocket Yet

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SpaceX Launches Its Most Powerful Rocket Yet

  • 09/30/2013 10:59 AM EDT U.S.

SpaceX launched its biggest and most powerful rocket yet on Sunday, from the Vandenberg Air Base 150 miles out of Los Angeles. 
 
The private space company, founded by Elon Musk, is contracted with commercial and government interests to send off rockets for various projects at a rate of about one a month. This one was a satellite launch for the Canadian Space Agency.