Sources: MSNBC, Space.com
quote: fuel and oxygen for one launch only costs $200,000 . So if the rocket can be reused, he said, around 1,000 times, the cost of the rocket per launch would only be approximately $50,000 .
quote: The startups like SpaceX and Bigelow Aerospace save their money by cutting Quality Inspection and Engineering, and by buying non-space-qualified hardware.
quote: 2: making rocket stages that land back to base necessitates the building of huge rockets simply due to the rocket equation. and we all know that big rockets are expensive rockets.
quote: ...solve the complexities that have stumped many before and even made an animation of how the plan could work, which is a 90 percent accurate depiction.