SpaceX launch space flight to ISS with reusable rocket




SpaceX has successfully launched a reusable version of the Falcon 9 rocket. The space mission is designed to supply the International Space Station, but was also a test for the development of a missile that can be. Used more than once

The Falcon 9 rocket with Dragon spacecraft was successfully launched on Friday, so post SpaceX. The CRS-3 mission is for the International Space Station, which supplies must be provided. These include for parts for Robotnaut 2, a humanoid robot that performs several tasks on the space station. Aboard the Dragon capsule are a bunch of ‘legs’ that the robot should give more freedom of movement.

Part of the mission for SpaceX is trying a reusable version of the Falcon 9 rocket. Last year did SpaceX already several times called Grasshopper-tests, where the missile came off the ground to return. after reaching a certain height back to its launch pad Supplies to the ISS is the first serious test for the reusable rocket after launch and disconnecting the Dragon capsule to the Atlantic Ocean was directed to go to landfill. Down there At the time of writing are boats on the way to mountains, so let the rocket-SpaceX CEO Elon Musk know .

Future versions of the reusable Falcon 9 rocket should be able to return, similar to the way it was done in the Grasshopper tests. Return to land By developing reusable rockets need to set up space missions are cheaper.

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