SpaceX Rocket Landing At Sea Captured By On-Board Camera, Chase Plane | Video

On April 8th, 2016, Space landed its Falcon 9 first stage on an ocean barge for the first time. A camera mounted to the rocket captured the landing along with a chase plane. The same hardware launched the Dragon spacecraft on the CRS-8 Space Station re-supply mission minutes earlier. SpaceX Mission Control Erupts with Applause

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