Extra portion of SpaceX rocket recovered from launch, Musk says

Shortly after the main section of SpaceX’s first recycled Falcon 9 booster landed itself on a platform in the ocean, half of the rocket’s nosecone, which protected a communications satellite during launch, splashed down via parachute nearby, according to Reuters. "That

Historic moment: a rocket landed safely back on Earth after flying to space

As new video shows, the private spaceflight company launched its New Shepard rocket to the edge of space and then landed it back, reports with the reference to Mashable. "Rockets have always been expendable. Not anymore," Bezos wrote in a blog post announcing the