The Company “SpaceX” headed by Elon Musk, has written history once again. This time they went far in process of reusable rockets and landed the falcon 9 on a cargo ship. the falcon 9 was return was returning after delivering an inflatable habitat into space for Nasa. Reusability of rockets is important first it saves lot of money and rocket can be used like airplanes again and again.
“If one can figure out how to effectively reuse rockets just like airplanes, the cost of access to space will be reduced by as much as a factor of a hundred. A fully reusable vehicle has never been done before. That really is the fundamental breakthrough needed to revolutionize access to space.” — Elon Musk
Just the see the below video, the view is just amazing to see the level of precision. And if you notice the sea is also not flat and calm.
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If you remember that few months back, this Company landed Falcon 9 back to the earth vertically after launching 11 small satellite into space. Here is the view for that, enjoy.