SpaceX’s third attempt almost had success in Landing

April 16, 2015 2:44 PM

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SpaceX was nearing success in its third attempt to land in the sea platform that is a drone ship. The first attempt ended with the explosion, the second attempt failed due to bad weather, and third attempt almost got the desired results. According to Elon Musk in his tweet, excess lateral of rocket velocity caused it to tip over post landing.

In addition to landing attempt, SpaceX also successfully launched another important mission, which is to send a cargo valued at 4,300 pounds to the International Space Station. Several other experiments are also being sent to the ISS on Friday, including one experiment on bone cells of mice. This ex...

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