Date: 5 months ago   Category: Science

The Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket was for the first time restarted


The carrier rocket has put the massive satellite to geostationary orbit. At the same time the Block 5 option of the Falcon 9 rocket was reused. The SpaceX company for the first time has in the history made restart of Block 5 option of the Falcon 9 rocket. The carrier rocket has put to geostationary orbit the telecommunication satellite for PT Telkomunikasi operator from Indonesia. Writes Engadget about it. Block 5 represents the final version of the Falcon 9 rocket. The company plans her reuse to 100 times. The carrier rocket has been launched from the U.S. Air Force base located near Cape Canaveral launch site. It has taken place at 08:18 on the Kiev time (01:18 on time of East coast of the USA). The launched satellite of an otstykovala from the second missile stage then have placed in an orbit. It has occurred 32 minutes later after start. After a while after start the first step of the American Falcon 9 rocket which carried out a role of the accelerating block has made repeated landing to Of Course I Still Love You floating platform. Earlier it was reported that the space company SpaceX has started the Israeli station to the Moon. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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