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Enjoy the photos of another historic SpaceX launch

This weekend, the company marked the second reflight of a Falcon 9 first stage
By: Lana Jelic | Science, Space & Robotics News | Posted: Jun 26, 2017 3:23 pm

Back in March, SpaceX successfully launched and landed an already used Falcon 9 rocket, which was the first time in history that an already used rocket was launched again.

 

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This weekend, the company marked the second reflight of a Falcon 9 first stage. SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched the BulgariaSat-1 satellite into orbit - the first geostationary communications satellite in Bulgaria's history.

 

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Now, the company has published images of this historic launch.

 

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Following stage separation, the first stage of Falcon 9 successfully landed on SpaceX's East Coast droneship 'Of Course I Still Love You,' stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.

 

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The company stated that this marks the first time a Falcon 9 first stage has landed on both SpaceX's East and West coast droneships, having previously landed on 'Just Read the Instructions' in the Pacific Ocean.

 

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