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February 26, 2018

Maiden Voyage

SpaceX, a private aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, launched a rocket known as Falcon Heavy on February 6, 2018. It is designed to carry humans for space travel, so to mimic additional weight on future voyages, Falcon Heavy carried Musk's personal car into space. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Lenny Pistorio, National Geographic Your Shot
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