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SpaceX wants Thursday for the first time, rocket reuse

SpaceX wants Thursday for the first time, rocket reuse

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The space SpaceX, Tesla founder Elon Musk, wants, Thursday, a used rocket for a second time the space in shooting.

It would be the first time that a Falcon 9 rocket from the company for a second time it is launched. It is SpaceX already several times managed to fire a missile after a space mission to land on the earth.

Monday evening (Dutch time) tested SpaceX already successfully used the engines of the rocket. If the weather Thursday goes well, will be with the rocket a satellite to be launched.

Blue Origin, the space of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, knew in January, a missile for the second time to launch. That rocket reached an altitude of around hundred kilometers, while the rockets of SpaceX is a lot higher to fly, for example, satellites in orbit around the earth or the international space station (ISS) to achieve.

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