Falcon 9

Open Thread: The Dawn of a New Era, Space Commercialization Edition

Did you see it live, or read about it? The first successful orbital flight of SpaceX's Falcon 9 occurred on Friday, 4 June 2010. Check out their updates here.

This truly marks the beginning of the commercialization of space flight.

We have witnessed a bit of history that we can be proud of.

This is an Open Thread.