California-Based SpaceX To Attempt A Do-Over Of Failed Rocket Booster Landing

February 8, 2015 4:48 AM

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California-Based SpaceX To Attempt A Do-Over Of Failed Rocket Booster Landing

Space X’s Falcon 9 rocket launches on January 10, 2015 as it heads to space from pad 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying the Dragon CRS5 spacecraft on a resupply mision to the International Space Station (ISS). The Dragon cargo vessel should arrive at the space station at 6:12 am (1112 GMT) on January 12, NASA said. The cargo ship is carrying more than 5,000 pounds (2,268 kilograms) of supplies to the astronauts living in orbit. (BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

HAWTHORNE (CBS/AP) — The SpaceX company will take a second stab this weekend at landing a rocket booster on a platform floating off the Florida coast.

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