Strange Light in Sky Is A Rocket Launch

08 October, 2018, 10:24 | Author: Bertha Harmon
  • Used SpaceX Rocket to Launch Satellite Try Historic Landing Tonight Watch Live

The satellite is the first of two for Argentina's space agency.

The historic part of the mission will occur soon after the launch when SpaceX attempts to land the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket at Vandenberg.

Southland residents were treated to a spectacular sight Sunday night as SpaceX launched a satellite into space and landed the rocket back to Earth on Californian soil for the first time in the company's history.

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Proving out a successful booster retrieval system on the West Coast marks another step in SpaceX's drive to increase rocket reusability and as a result drive down the cost of access to space.

Air Force officials have issued a warning that residents in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties could potentially hear one or more sonic booms due to the launch. SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk also warned of the boom from his Twitter account. The rocket plume is expected to be illuminated by the sun after the launch at 7:21 p.m. Sunday.

To put the satellite into the intended polar orbit, the Falcon 9 quickly arced away to the south over the Pacific Ocean, smoothly accelerating as it consumed its liquid oxygen and kerosene propellants and lost weight. Finally, dropping straight down toward Landing Zone 4, the rocket's four landing legs deployed, a single engine re-started and the booster settled to a picture-perfect touchdown in a cloud of smoke.

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The second satellite will be SAOCOM 1B.

SpaceX has a goal of using the boosters up to ten times with little maintenance, and 100 with refurbishment, as well as being able to relaunch boosters 24 hours after landing.

Baldwin wasn't the only one to capture unbelievable views of SpaceX's launch.

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