SpaceX Comes Close to Recovering Rocket


However, an attempt by Space Exploration Technologies of Hawthorne, Calif., better known as SpaceX, to land the booster stage of the rocket on a floating platform fell short again. About 20 minutes after the launching, Elon Musk, SpaceX's chief

A SpaceX ship successfully launched from Cape Canaveral with supplies for the International Space station, but the attempt to land the rocket booster failed.

SpaceX is going to try to launch its CRS-6 International Space Station resupply mission again today at 4:10 PM ET, after having to scrub the launch yesterday due to adverse weather conditions. Weather today looks mostly 

Today SpaceX successfully launched its latest mission to the International Space Station, but couldn't reach its goal of safely landing the rocket's first stage on a barge. According to CEO Elon Musk, while the ascent was 

The technology is still in the works, and Tuesday was the second time that SpaceX tried to land one of its massive, 140-foot-tall Falcon 9 rockets on a platform floating offshore in the Atlantic Ocean. The first landing attempt