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SpaceX Reached Another Milestone And It's Seriously Surprising!

SpaceX Reached Another Milestone And It's Seriously Surprising!
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It is for the very first time that the company has been able to launch a rocket on the floating drone ship. After four repeated failures, Falcon 9 rocket finally launched on a drone ship in the sea on 1st April 2015. The company's Falcon 9 rocket was landed on a solid ground in December 2015.

SpaceX has now succeeded in launching its rockets both on ground and ocean. It has achieved a great milestone after two succeeding victories.

Let's check out the images of the rocket launch on drone ship by SpaceX.  

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SpaceX landed rocket on ground in Cape Canaveral, Florida in December 2015.

SpaceX landed rocket on ground in Cape Canaveral, Florida in December 2015.

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And the company succeeded in achieving landmark once again in April 2016. 

And the company succeeded in achieving landmark once again in April 2016. 
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SpaceX launched Falcon 9 rocket into space and then landed its main component on a drone ship. 

SpaceX launched Falcon 9 rocket into space and then landed
its main component on a drone ship. 
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The company has proved that it has expertise in both types of landings.

The company has proved that it has expertise in both types of
landings.
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SpaceX is planning to land one-third of its rockets at ground and the rest at sea. 

SpaceX is planning to land one-third of its rockets at
ground and the rest at sea. 
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Earlier, all the attempts of ocean landing by SpaceX resulted in rocket explosion. 

Earlier, all the attempts of ocean landing by SpaceX resulted in rocket explosion. 
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The purpose of these landing techniques is to save money on launch costs.

The purpose of these landing techniques is to save money on launch costs.
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While cost of production of Falcon 9 is $60 million, its fuel cost only $200,000. 

While cost of production of Falcon 9 is $60 million, its
fuel cost only $200,000. 
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The company's President Gwynne Shotwell hopes to bring down launch costs by 30%.  

The company’s President Gwynne Shotwell hopes to bring down
launch costs by 30%.  
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SpaceX is currently working on recovery and reusability  of rockets to overcome the manufacturing cost.

SpaceX is currently working on recovery and reusability  of rockets to overcome the manufacturing cost.
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SpaceX has taken a huge step to make the spaceflight cheaper. Let's hope that the company succeeds in its mission. 

Watch the video on successful rocket launch by SpaceX after several failures. 

Share this wonderful victory of SpaceX with your friends and family. 

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