SpaceX goals to relaunch considered one of its rockets this fall
SpaceX is gearing up for one thing large this fall. Elon Musk introduced on Twitter that the Falcon 9 that launched the Thaicom eight communications satellite tv for pc is again within the hangar with the three different first levels that made it safely again on the bottom. In the identical tweet, he revealed that the corporate is planning for its first reflight in both September or October. The personal area corp initially aimed to relaunch a rocket in Might or June after its first profitable barge touchdown, however that was clearly too quickly to be possible.
Since Musk simply introduced this new timeframe, it is nonetheless unclear what the reusable rocket will ferry to orbit. It already has potential clients, although, together with Luxembourg-based mostly satellite tv for pc operator SES, which already expressed curiosity in launching considered one of its merchandise aboard a reflight.
Fourth rocket arrives within the hangar. Aiming for first reflight in Sept/Oct. pic.twitter.com/TqW8d6Cc3U
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 7, 2016