SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station

SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket

Elon muks’s SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket

'Appears to be undamaged & is transmitting data.

After the successful launch of the Falcon 9 rocket in the United States its marching step failed to return to the platform near the start.

It also became known that SpaceX postponed the launch of the Falcon Heavy with the satellite for the Arabsat company at the end of 2018.

Unfortunately, a grid fin failure resulted in the booster spinning, which was caught on video and shared by company CEO Elon Musk on his Twitter account.

According to Musk, the rocket could still be re-used as its engines stabilised the spin just in time to ensure an intact landing in water.

SpaceX commentator John Insprooker said, "We have done an excellent lift".

For the first time since launching the Falcon Heavy in February, SpaceX has failed to successfully land one of its reusable Falcon 9 rockets on land. "Ships en route to rescue Falcon", he wrote.

"Dragon, you saw separate, and now the solar arrays coming out".

Recall that on 4 December, NASA postponed the launch of Dragon to the ISS due to mold.

This mission should be 16 for of Dragon spacecraft under the commercial contract between NASA and SpaceX to supply the ISS. In the end, the engineers at SpaceX have taken the booster from the land, "prevodnik" it in the Atlantic ocean near the shore at Cape Canaveral. The mice and their habitat were loaded into spacecraft shortly before launch, but the spoiled food had to be replaced ahead of launch.

The Dragon spacecraft, carrying almost 3 tons of science and supplies, is scheduled to rendezvous with the International Space Station on Saturday.

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