In Pictures: SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket heads for Mars

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, billed as the world's most powerful rocket, successfully blasted off into space from Florida, on Feb 6, 2018, amid whoops and cheers from spectators. The rocket, which is carrying CEO Elon Musk's Tesla sports car toward an orbit near Mars, has been hailed as a game-changer that will enable crewed missions to the Moon and Mars.

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