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2021-01-29 -PC Follies
Justice suing SpaceX for not hiring Foreign and Illegals even though ITAR rules say they can only do so in special cases.
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Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6567 views ]  Top

#1  SpaceX response to FAA halting Thursday Test
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 00:26||   2021-01-29 00:26|| Front Page Top

#2 above is a link
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 00:27||   2021-01-29 00:27|| Front Page Top

#3 
Posted by Goober Whomort2012 2021-01-29 00:38||   2021-01-29 00:38|| Front Page Top

#4 Above position available for Foreign and Illegals.. WoW the line forms quickly NOT .
Posted by Goober Whomort2012 2021-01-29 00:42||   2021-01-29 00:42|| Front Page Top

#5 Not hiring Foreigners? Or Illegals? How the hell else is China supposed to steal our Technology?
Posted by CrazyFool 2021-01-29 01:03||   2021-01-29 01:03|| Front Page Top

#6 Don't leave out your friendly Pak-ISI IT support folks. Nancy demands it.
Posted by Butch Hatfield8086 2021-01-29 02:43||   2021-01-29 02:43|| Front Page Top

#7 FAA Bureaucrats tweet out more BS. A full court press in all directions by Biden Admin on Musk

oh and they don't like the new finance round at SpaceX.
"@elonmusk
’s rocket company @SpaceX
could be valued at a minimum of $60bn as it finalizes a funding round expected to close in February, Business Insider reported on Thursday, citing three people familiar with the matter." Size of placement unknown yet.
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 05:42||   2021-01-29 05:42|| Front Page Top

#8 Live StarLink Spacemap
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 05:45||   2021-01-29 05:45|| Front Page Top

#9 This have anything to do with musk de-platforming Parler?

The FAA does tend to be a bit conservation.
Posted by Seeking Cure For Ignorance 2021-01-29 06:02||   2021-01-29 06:02|| Front Page Top

#10 Musk never had platforming services. You are confusing him with Bezos of Amazon, WaPo and Blue Origin fame.
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 06:44||   2021-01-29 06:44|| Front Page Top

#11 BTW Bezo's Blue Origin is older than SpaceX and still has not put a rocket into orbit.
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 06:45||   2021-01-29 06:45|| Front Page Top

#12 And SpaceX hasn't just put rockets into orbit, they've man-rated a booster and capsule and returned American manner launched to the U.S. from Russia.

Posted by Rob Crawford 2021-01-29 07:21||   2021-01-29 07:21|| Front Page Top

#13 Ahh right 3dc, I got a bit confused here. Thinking may be retaliation for Musk speaking out against big tech censorship.
Posted by Seeking Cure For Ignorance 2021-01-29 07:48||   2021-01-29 07:48|| Front Page Top

#14 FAA SOBs have ALREADY posted "SpaceX launch activities cancelled for the day" on their current activities feed. The flight restrictions are still in place (for the moment).
Posted by Rob Crawford 2021-01-29 07:55||   2021-01-29 07:55|| Front Page Top

#15 Despite the FAA announcement, SpaceX is still preparing for test. They've released SN9's fins from tie-down and Boca Chica village is being evacuated.

(Evacuating the village is standard procedure for a launch. There are only a handful of people who declined to move out.)
Posted by Rob Crawford 2021-01-29 09:18||   2021-01-29 09:18|| Front Page Top

#16 No launch today. They're letting people back into Boca Chica. No flight restrictions scheduled for the future, either.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2021-01-29 09:52||   2021-01-29 09:52|| Front Page Top

#17 SN-10 being readied to be moved to launch platform (A) so SpaceX will have 2 StarShips on launch pads.



Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 10:10||   2021-01-29 10:10|| Front Page Top

#18 SN-11 being stacked.

So by Monday 3 rockets might be ready to test.
Does FAA still approve Boeing 737X?
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 10:35||   2021-01-29 10:35|| Front Page Top

#19 They've also started assembling BN-1, the first model of the Super Heavy booster.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2021-01-29 11:11||   2021-01-29 11:11|| Front Page Top

#20 Next thing you know, Musk will move to Russia.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2021-01-29 12:25||   2021-01-29 12:25|| Front Page Top

#21 ...or Mars.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2021-01-29 14:40||   2021-01-29 14:40|| Front Page Top

#22 teach you to leave ca for tx
Posted by irish rage boy  2021-01-29 17:09||   2021-01-29 17:09|| Front Page Top

#23 
Posted by 3dc 2021-01-29 19:10||   2021-01-29 19:10|| Front Page Top

#24 Hell, ima thinking Poland. Screw this fascist shit.
Posted by Spesh Johnson3221 2021-01-29 21:21||   2021-01-29 21:21|| Front Page Top

#25 Its pretty simple: get one of those former deep sea oil rigs he is refitting, load the rockets on it, take it out to the Gulf in international waters, and flip a great big bird to the FAA.

Push him hard enough and he can offshore the whole thing to a private islend if he wants to. The whole thing in Boc Chica is pretty "rough field" setup on-purposed, to help work toward assembly in a non-industrial area, like Mars.
Posted by Deadeye Jaiting7534 2021-01-29 23:58||   2021-01-29 23:58|| Front Page Top

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