Accident Shifts Next SpaceX Landing Offshore

Credit: Dragon: Frank Morring, Jr.
CAPE CANAVERAL—SpaceX is shifting the landing site for its next Falcon 9 rocket from a Cape Canaveral AFS ground pad to a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean due to an ongoing investigation of a Dragon capsule explosion at the Air Force base on April 20. SpaceX plans to launch a Cargo Dragon capsule to...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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