SpaceX first made the re-launch of a rocket

SpaceX впервые произвела повторный запуск ракеты

SpaceX was first re-launched and returned to Earth stage of the Falcon 9.

Company SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 with the satellite SES–10 from the spaceport at Cape Canaveral (Florida). This is the first re-launch for the rocket, the first stage of which was already in space, the company said.

Nine minutes after launch the first stage made a successful landing on a floating platform in the Atlantic ocean.

“The first stage of the Falcon 9 landed “Of Course I Still Love You” – the world’s first re-flight of a rocket orbital class”, – stated in the message.

The first stage of Falcon 9 has already been used at the launch of the cargo spacecraft Dragon to the ISS in the spring of 2016.

SpaceX successfully launched a communications satellite into orbit

SpaceX performs cargo flights to the ISS under contract with NASA, and also carries out commercial launches of satellites. The company fulfills the technology of reusable launch vehicle, carrying the landing of the first stage of the Falcon 9 to the launch site and on a platform in the Atlantic.