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Spacex Falcon 9 Block 5 targets 24 hour turnaround, no refurbishment reuse and relaunch a dozen times _ NextBigFuture

Spacex Falcon 9 Block 5 targets 24 hour turnaround, no refurbishment reuse and relaunch a dozen times _

FACEBOOK TWITTER REDDIT GOOGLE+ RSS Home Space Spacex Falcon 9 Block 5 targets 24 hour turnaround, no refurbishment reuse and relaunch a dozen times SUPPORT US TODAY! Spacex Falcon 9 Block 5 targets 24 hour turnaround, no refurbishment reuse and relaunch a dozen times brian wang | August 29, 2017 | 67 comments NEXTBIGFUTURE IS ON PATREON NOW! Unlock exclusive content and join our community. No ads on Nextbigfuture Access to our special member newsletter See additional content Join us today! Thank you! — Brian Wang SUBSCRIBE TO BLOG VIA EMAIL Tweet Like Share Pin it Spacex Chief tech officer Tom Mueller discussed the next-gen Falcon 9, called the “Block 5,” which will have a reusable thermal protection that won’t burn up the heat shielding. It will also have retractable legs that will only come out during landing. The Falcon 9 Block 5 will have a 24-hour turnaround and be much cheaper and is expected to be flying by the end of 2017. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address Subscribe