SpaceX Founder Elon Musk.
WASHINGTON, 4 Dec — SpaceX plans to reuse fallen into the ocean the bow of the launch vehicle, the Falcon 9, performed on Monday a successful launch of small satellites and returning to Earth after launch, said after the launch of the company owner Elon Musk.
“Fairings Falcon didn’t hit the net, but gently sat on the water. (Ship) Mr. Steven picks them up. Plan to dry them and start again,” wrote Musk in his microblog on Twitter. “There’s nothing wrong to relax”, – said the businessman.
The launch of the carrier rocket from the spaceport Vandenberg in California was held at 21.34 GMT on Monday. SpaceX led the live broadcast of the launch. On its Board there are 64 small satellites, the smallest of them larger than a Rubik’s cube, the largest is the size of a refrigerator. The satellites are owned by the companies and government agencies from 17 countries, including the U.S. Department of defense, space agencies, museums, universities and commercial companies.