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three , the latest SpaceX mission blasted off in the early hours of Tuesday he'll musk's company says it's among the most difficult yet the full can heavy rocket carried no fewer than twenty four satellites it's night time mission is easier to make out in this animation from SpaceX customers included the department of defense NASA and universities it took three separate orbits to deploy all the satellites probably the most unusual payload is a light sale the crowd funded project aims to be the first spacecraft in earth orbit propelled solely by sunlight , if successful it could be used to maneuver future satellites without you Seoul of rockets , as for SpaceX this is the third launch for its full can heavy the rockets to boost his return safely to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida though the central core section did not pull off this return to us the landing pad it's crashed into the Atlantic instead , basics claims the rocket is by far the most powerful in the world able to loft sixty four tons into orbit being partially reusable cuts the cost of launches but muskie is working on something much bigger to help realize his vision all of missions to malls