SpaceX’s Autonomous Rocket Blow Up

A video of the SpaceX’s autonomous rocket blow up during landing on a specially made floating platform, was presented by Elon Musk.    Watch the video…

Elon Musk revealed on Twitter some new information about SpaceX’s recent reusable rocket landing attempt, after the successful launch of the Dragon space capsule.

SpaceX’s Autonomous Rocket Blow Up (3)

SpaceX’s Autonomous Rocket Blow Up. Credit SpaceX

Rockets are lost or destroyed after they launch, making the all operation to space very pricey.

SpaceX’s Autonomous Rocket

The key phases in the launch-and-landing plan for SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. Infographic by Jon Ross

SpaceX’s floating platform.

SpaceX’s floating platform. Credit SpaceX

source Elon Musk on Twitter