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The second stage of the Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to become a smaller version of the ship BFR (Big Falcon Rocket), said on Twitter the head of SpaceX Elon Musk.
“The second stage of Falcon 9 will be updated to resemble a mini-BFR ship,” — said in a tweet. In the comments to the post, Musk said that the first orbital flight of the product is scheduled for June 2019 and the objectives of this work is to test technologies for BFR.
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