Another Launch by SpaceX into the Heavens Above

April 18, 2015 7:00 PM

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Even after three failures to successfully land the booster rockets, Spacex is continuing its rocket program with another launch of their Falcon 9 rocket before the end of April. The mission at the end of the month is not to take supplies to the ISS but to place a satellite in orbit.

The orbit in which the Falcon 9 will have to reach to successfully place this satellite in place is much higher than that of the ISS. Because of that the booster rockets will use more fuel and their successful return to earth for them to be recovered or attempted landing of them on the special platf...

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