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Video: SpaceX First Stage Booster Sticks Its Landing at Cape Canaveral

Mon, Dec 21, 2015 at 6:14:10 pm


A major step forward today in humanity's exploration of space, as the SpaceX first stage booster sticks the landing at Cape Canaveral. I watched this live and got chills, then got chills again watching for the second time. This is a huge technological achievement.

The very first Falcon 9 first stage has successfully landed at Landing Zone 1, formally Launch Complex 13, of Cape Canaveral after launching as part of the OG-2 return to flight mission from Space Launch Complex 40 just 10 minutes before landing.