SpaceX propulsive landing test

Making Life Multiplanetary - SpaceX propulsive landing test

Perfecting propulsive landing. In order to land on the surfaces like Moon where there is no atmosphere or Mars, where the atmosphere is too thin, you really need to make the propulsive landing perfect. Musk says “now we have 16 successful landings in a row. I think we can get to a landing reliability that is on par with the safest commercial airliners.” Previously, a Falcon 9 rocket even landed on a barge in the middle of the ocean.

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