Reaction to SpaceX decision to build launch pad in Cameron County – Brownsville Herald: Local News

Brad Doherty The sun rises over Boca Chica Beach near the planned SpaceX rocket launch site in this 2014 file photo.

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SpaceX will build launch pad near Boca Chica Beach – Brownsville Herald: Local News

By Laura B. Martinez, Staff writer

Cameron County, we’ve got SpaceX.

After months of speculation that the rocket company would chose the county for the site of a rocket launch pad, SpaceX officials today announced it will build the pad near Boca Chica Beach.

SpaceX CEO Elon […]

AsiaSat 8 | Falcon 9 Satellite Launch Webcast – YouTube

This is the live launch webcast of the AsiaSat 8 mission which lifted off Tuesday, August 5th at 08:00 UTC.

The AsiaSat 8 satellite flew to its intended orbit on a Falcon 9 rocket from SpaceX’s Launch Complex 40 in Cape Canaveral.

SpaceX in Brownsville, Texas-Tranforming Destiny – YouTube

Dealing a blow to the Space Coast, SpaceX teams up with Texas for launch complex.

It’s official: SpaceX and Texas on Monday confirmed plans for the company to build a privately operated launch complex on the state’s Gulf Coast for commercial missions, dealing a painful but not unexpected blow to Florida’s Space Coast.

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