Photos: SpaceX booster lands for second time on drone ship
Musk previews busy year ahead for SpaceX
There’s a lot on SpaceX’s agenda this year if the company can maintain its pace, including refinements of the Falcon 9 rocket to hasten refurbishment between flights and the debut of the long-delayed Falcon Heavy launch vehicle with two side boosters recycled from previous missions, Elon Musk said after last week’s successful liftoff of a previously-flown rocket.
Photos: SpaceX’s photos from Thursday’s reflight of Falcon 9 booster
SpaceX flies rocket for second time in historic test of cost-cutting technology
Photos: Press site views of SpaceX’s rocket relaunch
Falcon 9 launch to landing replay
Watch replay of Falcon 9 launch as seen from the press site
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, powered by a previously-flown booster, lifts off from launch pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 6:27 p.m. EDT (2227 GMT) on March 30, 2017, carrying the SES 10 communications satellite. The launch marked the first time SpaceX has reused the first stage of one of its Falcon 9 rockets.