SpaceX successfully lands Falcon 9 rocket

After several attempts, SpaceX has finally landed the Falcon 9 rocket after a 10 minutes long flight.

The 15-story Falcon 9 can reach up to 200 kilometres with the help of its powerful 9 engines.

The successful landing comes after several attempts – total of six launches this year. Also, during its last launch in June, the rocket exploded after few minutes into launch.

The Falcon 9 is a two-stage rocket – the booster stage landed today. The other part carrying payload, will not be reused. Creating history, the total 10 minute trip resulted in crowd and SpaceX team cheering for the achieved milestone.

Watch the Falcon 9 rocket landing video below.

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