Saturday, August 9, 2014

SpaceX to build launch facility in Brownsville, Texas "Rocket City" (Video)

Mayor Tony Martinez of Brownsville Texas talks to Bloomberg about Elon Musk's plans to build a SpaceX launching facility in the town, giving it the new name "Rocket City."  The New SpaceX facility will create over 500 new jobs in the area.  Brownsville, Texas is located on the boarder of Texas and Mexico with a population of around 200 thousand people.  The Mayor expects the first launches within the next 2 years.