Following its initially examination launch, Falcon Large is now the most powerful operational rocket in the planet by a factor of two. With the capacity to lift into orbit practically 64 metric tons (141,000 lb)—a mass better than a 737 jetliner loaded with travellers, crew, baggage and fuel–Falcon Large can lift much more than two times the payload of the upcoming closest operational car or truck, the Delta IV Large, at just one-third the price. Falcon Large draws on the tested heritage and trustworthiness of Falcon 9.
Its initially stage is composed of 3 Falcon 9 9-engine cores whose 27 Merlin engines together crank out much more than 5 million pounds of thrust at liftoff, equal to close to eighteen 747 plane. Only the Saturn V moon rocket, previous flown in 1973, sent much more payload to orbit. Falcon Large was intended from the outset to have individuals into area and restores the probability of traveling missions with crew to the Moon or Mars.