SpaceX shows video of landing Falcon 9 rocket




SpaceX has a short video where it shows how the Falcon 9 rocket landed on its offshore platform. The missile was launched Saturday to bring the Dragon capsule to the ISS, and then came back with a loud bang on earth.

Elon Musk said earlier that the landing of the Falcon 9 rocket, which was not going well on a supposedly autonomous drone ship ‘in the ocean to land,. A short video uploaded on Vine is now to see what the SpaceX CEO exactly meant.

The film shows that the missile does reach on the platform, but that this is done under an angle of about 45 degrees. Thereby landing eventually crash. “Close, but no cigar,” in the words of Musk. Despite the blow SpaceX is optimistic about the future of its reusable rocket.


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