SpaceX Plans Drone Ship Upgrade For Next Falcon Landing Attempt

Credit: Falcon 9: William G. Hartenstein
LOS ANGELES – Forced to attempt its Falcon 9 first stage recoveries at sea, primarily for safety reasons, SpaceX now plans to beef up the seaworthiness of its autonomous spaceport drone ship to handle more extreme weathers and sea states. A large northwest swell generated by a storm off the...

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