SpaceX launched a European communications satellite on Wednesday.
The mission launched on a Falcon 9 rocket with a refurbished, older-style booster.
The company expected its used booster to explode after an experimental landing in the ocean, but it was found floating intact.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk said the company planned to tow it to shore.
The splashdown may mean SpaceX has found a way to significantly improve its reusable rockets.
Elon Musk has revealed the car he is about to shoot into space on one of the most powerful rockets ever made. The SpaceX and Tesla boss will combine both of his interests this week when he fires his company's new rocket, the Falcon ...
The mammoth rocket will blast off—or just explode—Tuesday.
SpaceX is preparing to launch its most powerful rocket to date on Tuesday, called Falcon Heavy. Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon and founder of space company Blue Origin, sent Musk a well-wishing tweet on Monday. Musk fired back a kiss...
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