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SpaceX releases first stage landing video of Falcon 9 on droneship

Falcon 9

Last week SpaceX successfully landed Falcon 9 rocket on a floating droneship for the second time. Now we can see how it has happened – SpaceX on its official YouTube Channel has posted a video giving three different camera angels of Falcon 9 first stage landing after sending JCSAT-14 satellite on to Geostationary Transfer Orbit.

Falcon 9 Landing

Falcon 9 is the next generation rocket designed for the reliable and safe transport of satellites and the Dragon spacecraft into orbit. The two-stage rocket can carry payload upto 22,800kg (50,265 lb) to low Earth orbit (LEO) and 8,300kg (18,300 lb) to geosynchronous transfer orbit (GTO).

The three Camera Angles video shows the rocket is coming down to the droneship and you can have a look of incredible night footage here.

Source: SpaceX YouTube

Image credit: SpaceX YouTube & Flickr

SpaceX releases first stage landing video of Falcon 9 on droneship