- Apr 10, 2007
- Fresno, California
But for a young launch company like SpaceX, these launches can also serve as testbeds for new modifications and also builds the company’s reputation for launch reliability. It’s hard to place a value on those.The math does not add up. If mine is right you're looking at something around $25 billion in launch cost alone, plus the satellites, plus the ground networking system, plus satellite replacement maintenance, and on and on.