SpaceX blasts off, and lands its fifth reusable booster rocket this year — Quartz

After launching a Japanese communications satellite toward orbit at many times the speed of sound, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 booster rocket returned unerringly to a floating landing platform early this morning. In true Olympic spirit, it stuck the high-speed landing. It is the fifth recovery of a Falcon 9 booster rocket this year and the sixth…

via SpaceX blasts off, and lands its fifth reusable booster rocket this year — Quartz

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