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September 01, 2017
The Perils of Launch Vehicle Reusability
Bethesda, MD (SPX) Jan 21, 2015
On January 10, 2015, SpaceX launched Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) mission number 5, or CRS-5, on a special Falcon 9 launch vehicle. This particular vehicle included a first stage that was intended to be safely returned intact in order to demonstrate reusability. The primary mission appears to be a success in that SpaceX delivered cargo to the International Space Station (ISS) as specified in its CRS contract with NASA. During ascent, after separation from the upper stage over the Atlan ... read more

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