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As someone who worked in the aerospace and defense industry, I must say this is more impressive to me than landing a man on the moon.
From The Guardian | Friday 8 April 2016 17.07 EDT
SpaceX landed a reusable rocket on a robotic drone on Friday, its fifth attempt and a historic achievement in a budding space race between billionaires to revolutionize spaceflight.
The Falcon 9 rocket took off with a Dragon cargo capsule at 4.43 pm ET from Cape Canaveral, Florida, under clear conditions.
SpaceX employees gathered around the company’s Mission Control in Hawthorne, California, cheered wildly and chanted “USA” after the booster touched down on the barge off the coast of Cape Canaveral. Previous barge attempts had failed.
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