The Zuma payload is believed to have fallen back through the Earth's atmosphere due to the failure to separate, as the second stage of the rocket is created to fall back to earth and burn up on re-entry. However, the officials from SpaceX emphasized that their probe wasn't to criticize for the reported loss of the mysterious payload of USA government, after the takeoff on Sunday.
Phil Larsen, who previously worked in the press service of SpaceX, as well as in 2009-2014 held the post of senior adviser for space and innovation in the administration of the 44th President Barack Obama, remarked that the publication of The Wall Street Journal "does not contain a key fact", according to which the adapter payload (it separates the payload from the rocket) for Zuma made Northrop Grumman.
"For clarity: after reviewing of all data to date, Falcon 9 did everything correctly on Sunday night". If additional reviews uncover any problems, she said, "we will report it immediately".
Information published that is contrary to this statement is categorically false.
Also, the future flights of SpaceX will remain scheduled as they were.
"Since the data reviewed so far indicates that no design, operational or other changes are needed, we do not anticipate any impact on the upcoming launch schedule", Shotwell said.
Last year was a banner year for SpaceX, with 18 launches. "We can not comment on classified missions".
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The Zuma payload was built for the government by Northrop Grumman.
On Sunday night, the SpaceX's launch appeared to go smoothly.
SpaceX has pushed back an historic test of the Falcon Heavy, the world's largest rocket.
The likely culprit for the failed launch of the payload can be an American Corporation Northrop Grumman.
And if the test fire and demonstration flight are successful, SpaceX's manifest will open up to new capabilities thanks to its ability to take heavier payloads to orbit.
Falcon Heavy is created to take heavier payloads to higher orbits, opening SpaceX's manifest to new capabilities. Currently, SpaceX is facing fierce competition from ULA, a launch provider operated by Boeing and Lockheed Martin, both of which have long relationships with various elements of the US government.
A Falcon 9 rocket is set to lift off in February from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California with the Spanish-owned Paz radar imaging satellite, and another Falcon 9 is slated to haul the Hispasat 30W-6 geostationary communications craft to orbit from Cape Canaveral some time in February.