In the coming years, government space agencies and private companies plan to send a dizzying number of rockets into space. Here’s a definitive timeline of their plans so far.
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SpaceX, which has flown unmanned cargo capsules to the International Space Station, planned to unveil a spacecraft Thursday designed to ferry astronauts to low-Earth orbit.