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SpaceX CEO and CTO Elon Musk takes us on a tour of the SpaceX Headquarters located in Hawthorne, CA, just outside of Los Angeles. Once a manufacturing site for the 747 aircraft, this 500,000 square foot facility is where SpaceX now designs and builds 80% of the Falcon line.
Video tour of SpaceX factoryVideo of first privately built spacecraft to reach orbit
October 8, 2008; edited/updated November 26, 2015