The Falcon 9 rocket's reusable first stage will attempt a controlled landing at Landing Zone 1 (LZ1) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
"Hold-down test fire next week".
The company rolled the rocket, featuring three Falcon 9 first stages mounted side-by-side with a second stage mounted on top of the center booster, to the pad for the first time December 28, raising it to the vertical position for fit checks there.
If all goes according to plan, Falcon Heavy will launch before the end of the month. The decision was made with an eye on the extreme cold weather and storm Grayson affecting the East Coast, and the company said the weather slowed down its operations too. That statement came despite forecasts that had, in recent days, offered a 90 percent chance of acceptable weather for a launch previously scheduled for January 4 and 5.
For the test flight, the rocket will not carry a customer's payload. With the ability to lift into orbit over 54 metric tons (119,000 lb)-a mass equivalent to a 737 jetliner loaded with passengers, crew, luggage and fuel-Falcon Heavy can lift more than twice the payload of the next closest operational vehicle, the Delta IV Heavy, at one-third the cost.
Iranian oil industry and shipping sources said protests have had no impact on oil production or exports so far. Brent crude futures hit US$67, highest since May 2015 on Tuesday following fears of a supply glut.
The US State Department said it was working with Costa Rican authorities to determine if the plane carried US citizens. The plane crashed just moments after takeoff from Punta Islita Airport, according to officials and witnesses.
Hatch also served as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee and was at the centre of numerous biggest confirmation battles. One of his songs, "Unspoken", went platinum after appearing on "WOW Hits 2005", a compilation of Christian pop music.
Customs and Border Patrol processing system caused delays at JFK, LaGuardia and Newark Airport for almost two hours Monday night. Customs says that passengers continued to be processed during the outage, "using alternative procedures at affected airports".
Khloé is 6 months pregnant and looking better than ever, joking with Renee that her glow is "just ferocious highlighter". She admitted that the two have been uncharacteristically butting heads, saying, "We've been fighting a lot lately".
Actresses are also being called upon to wear black at the Golden Globe awards on January 7 in solidarity with the movement. The plan gives special focus to low-wage agriculture workers, housekeepers, janitors, factory workers and waitresses.
Many responded with gifs from 1985 science fiction film Back To The Future , or memes to express bewilderment. In between New Zealand and Hawaii lies the global date line and so the former is 23 hours ahead of the later.
The day's average air quality index (AQI) was at 400, classified as "very poor" by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). Take-offs at IGI require a minimum RVR of 125 metres and landings can take place with a minimum RVR of 50 metres.
The Packers played without many of their best players, and further hurt their changes with three turnovers in the first half. With Roberts out, Hakeem Valles will serve as the Lions No. 3 tight end on Sunday against the Packers.
'Bomb cyclone' to bring high winds and low temps
It's part of a major wind storm moving up the East coast that's bringing ice, freezing rain, snow and strong winds. GFS model shows accumulating snow from the Georgia-Florida border all the way up the East Coast to Maine.
LG Announces the HU80KA 4K UHD Projector - CES 2018
After announcing that it will launch world's first 88-inch OLED display at CES 2018, LG has made another big announcement for CES. The maximum capacity is pegged at 2,500 lumens which according to the company is the brightest projector they have ever created.
Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight
Marleau almost scored his first goal against the Sharks when got a look into a gaping net from the doorstep at 7:36 of the second. Matthews made it 1-0 when he deflected a point shot from Connor Carrick between Jones' pads at 18:37 of the first period.
Apple App Store hit record $300mn in sales on New Year's Day
It will also discontinue Android app development and existing Free Starter plans starting in March, according to a blog post. During the holiday season (December 2016), App Store sales topped $3 billion, which is a record in the company's history.
Amazon gives Alexa more cooking chops, invests in June Oven
The functions won't work with existing microwaves, so manufacturers will have to build new smart ovens to support Alexa. Manufacturing partners that have signed on to the program include GE Appliances, Kenmore, LG, Samsung, and Whirlpool.
'Game of Thrones' to return in 2019 for final season
The seventh season ended last August with an average of more than 30 million USA viewers per episode across multiple platforms. Showrunners David Benioff and DB Weiss announced in 2016 it would finish with 13 episodes spread over a final two seasons.
Wind Chill Advisory Expanded…Dangerous Wind Chills Expected
Temperatures drop down into the low teens tonight but winds at 10-15 miles per hour will make it feel like the negatives. Northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas are starting off the new year with bone-chilling temperatures Monday morning.