SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy

From Morning Report, 8:38 am on 7 February 2018

Entrepreneur Elon Musk will attempt to launch the world's most powerful rocket today. The enormous Falcon Heavy rocket is designed to carry payloads of 64,000kg, which is double the lifting capacity of its closest competitor.

The managing editor of, Tariq Malik, is at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. He tells Susie Ferguson what they're expecting.