SpaceX launched a rocket today that successfully landed on a platform in the ocean before heading to the International Space Station.
SpaceX set up a live stream so everyone could watch it, and needless to say it was a pretty amazing moment:
The 1st stage of the Falcon 9 just landed on our Of Course I Still Love You droneship. Dragon in good orbit pic.twitter.com/SYyUCDZE3k
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) April 8, 2016
— Reuters Live (@ReutersLive) April 8, 2016
SpaceX has successfully landed the first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket on a drone barge for the first time 🚀https://t.co/tUiS8I7bSk
— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) April 8, 2016
The rocket, Dragon, is a supply ship heading to the ISS, expected to get there within the next few days.
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