Future of Human Space Flight

Elon Musk talked about the future of human space flight in advance of his company’s planned November 30, 2011, flight to the… read more

Elon Musk talked about the future of human space flight in advance of his company’s planned November 30, 2011, flight to the International Space Station. In his speech he announced his company’s plan to develop a fully- and rapidly- reusable launch rocket. He said that reusable rockets can pose a tough engineering problem, but Space X would make an attempt and said the company had a “design that works on paper.” close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Hamrick, Mark President National Press Club
  • Musk, Elon Founder and CEO Space Exploration Technologies Corporation

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Future of Human Space Flight

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Program ID:
301817-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 29, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 7, 2012

Airing Details

  • Sep 29, 2011 | 1:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2011 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2011 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2011 | 10:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 30, 2011 | 2:52am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 04, 2012 | 2:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2012 | 8:48pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2012 | 11:48pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 07, 2012 | 2:54am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 07, 2012 | 6:07am EST | C-SPAN 3
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