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6 Tech Billionaires and Their Space Romance

By SiliconIndia  |   Friday, 04 May 2012, 06:31 Hrs   |    5 Comments
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Elon Musk and SpaceX



SpaceX was established in 2002 by Elon Musk, the founder of PayPal and Tesla Motors. He founded the company with $100 million from his pocket and in 2008, SpaceX was awarded a $1.6 billion NASA contract for 12 flights of their Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station.  



In 2010, it became the first private company to launch obit and recover a spaceship. Musk already promised a $500,000 Mars flight by 2013.



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Reader's comments(5)
1: I too want 2 become give me some tips
Posted by:Vijaya S - 06 May, 2012
2: Its nothing but their passion
Posted by:Chethan - 06 May, 2012
3: i searching only one friend in the india,are you then call me-7387178038
Posted by:rajesh - 05 May, 2012
4: Spending so much money for something which has a success possibility of only 1 percent is called foolishness, not romance!!
Posted by:Anupam - 04 May, 2012
5:
these people are spending from their pockets. its non of our business to comment on their hobbies.
patanjali Replied to: Anupam - 05 May, 2012
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