SpaceX has delayed by nine months the first launch of a Falcon 9 rocket under NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Service program. "SpaceX has notified NASA of a nine-month delay," NASA spokesperson Beth Dickey said.
Let us recall that the Emperor has created a growing gap in accessing Low Earth Orbit by prescribing steroids instead of exercising existing assets, is determined to use his shovel to throw dirt on the grave of our last indigenous means of getting to the space station, has not been been allowed yet to send several billion dollars overseas to the Russians to provide a taxi service for our astronauts, and has paid lip service, but little in the way of real resources, to developing a truly commercial crew and cargo service.
And, now, behind all the PR, SpaceX's plans are also starting to unravel.
The bell tolls for thee, Emperor.