Date: 6 days ago   Category: Space

Space Х lost the first step of Falcon Heavy after landing


The whole gale which overturned a step after successful landing became the reason. In Space Х said that it will not influence the following starts. The central block of the first step of a heavy missile Falcon Heavy which at the end of the last week was started the second time in the history was lost during transportation to the coast. About it on Monday, April 15, The Verge with reference to the statement of Space X reports. The company said that the storm which overturned a step became the reason of state of emergency. "Though we also expected to return the upper stage safe, safety of our team always on the first place", - said in Space X, having noted that there are no bases to believe as if an incident somehow will affect the following start-up. The first commercial start of the superheavy carrier rocket Falcon Heavy took place in the evening on April 12. It successfully put to orbit the telecommunication Arabsat-6A satellite intended for signaling of the Internet, television and telephony in the Middle East in North Africa and in the southeast of Europe. Space X then reported that all three blocks of the first step soft-landed - including central, landed on the Of Course I Still Love You platform in the Atlantic Ocean. Let's remind, the first start of Falcon Heavy which took place in February, 2018 also ended with death of the first step - it fell to the ocean in 100 meters from the floating platform. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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