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Elon Musk's SpaceX Successfully Lands Rocket
10 October 2018, 09:27 | Dale Webster
SpaceX SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Block 5 ready for first Return-To-Launch-Site booster landing
Two minutes later, the second stage engine shut down as planned and two-and-a-half minutes after that, the SAOCOM 1A satellite was released into the planned polar orbit.
In a move that could cut its costs to launch space hardware even further, SpaceX landed a first-stage booster on a pad at California'sVandenberg Air Force Base on Sunday night.
For the first time ever, after launching a satellite into the space SpaceX managed to end the show with a ideal landing of its rocket on the Californian soil. Elon Musk'sSpaceX achieved another milestone too i.e.by launching the first-ever mission from Vandenberg Air Force Base and successfully performing a landing on the west coast of the United States for the first time.
SpaceX designs, manufactures, and launched advanced rockets and spacecrafts.
Meanwhile a huge display of bright green Northern Lights appeared in the skies over Rovaniemi, in the Arctic Circle, on Sunday (October 7) evening. It, too, found success in landing at a new site north of Los Angeles. The rocket blasted off from Space Launch Complex 4E (SLC-4E) at the air force base at 7.21 pm local time.
SAOCOM 1A is operated by Argentina's Space Agency, the National Commission on Space Activities (CONAE).
People across Southern California, from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, were treated to a stunning light show moving across the darkened horizon on Sunday night.
The SAOCOM 1 mission aims to study soil moisture using synthetic-aperture radar readings from two identical satellites in low Earth orbit, SAOCOM 1A and 1B. The mission's main goal is to collect soil moisture information.
But unofficially, it just looked really darn cool. Its acronym is short for Satelite Argentino de Observacion Con Microondas.
Doctor Who Brilliantly Regenerates for Series 11
Chris Chibnall and company managed to give us an episode that did its job and kept us intrigued for the rest of the season. It didn't come across as revolutionary other than seeing Whittaker in the role-and that's probably a good thing.
Nikki Haley resigns as United States ambassador to the UN
For what it's worth, " Ivanka Trump laughed when she was told of the speculation", says CNN White House reporter Jim Acosta . In a tweet , the president teased a "big announcement" Tuesday morning and referred to Haley as his "friend".
Disease fears as more bodies found in Indonesia disaster
A coastal strip dotted with villages north of Palu was cut off for almost a week by landslides blocking its single road. Aid has been slow to reach survivors, and desperate villagers have stormed into shops to grab food supplies.
Ajayi done for season with reported torn ACL
It's something the team is going to have to get used to as one of their best playmakers was just placed on the shelf for the year. Le'Veon Bell solves three problems, instantly: Pass protection (good), pass catching (great), rushing (great).
‘Tara’ Lead Actor Accused of Sexual Assault by Producer
In a statement to NDTV , she said, "I support every woman and man who is standing up for herself/himself in the #MeToo movement". Not too long afterwards, she said, she found herself on the same set as Nath again when he joined a TV show Nanda was directing.