reusable rockets

SpaceX Set To Make History Next Week During Supply Mission To The ISS

SpaceX Set To Make History Next Week During Supply Mission To The ISS

On December 12, SpaceX will launch a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, sending an uncrewed Dragon cargo capsule filled with supplies to the International Space Station. No big deal, except that two components, both the first stage rocket and the spacecraft, have already flown…

Watch SpaceX Fire A Recovered Falcon 9 Booster

Watch SpaceX Fire A Recovered Falcon 9 Booster

In a critical step toward actually re-using reusable rockets, on Thursday at its McGregor test centre SpaceX fired up a Falcon 9 first stage that returned from space just two months ago. And it seemed to perform beautifully.