SpaceX needed two extra platforms for the simultaneous landing of three return steps

The company Elon musk SpaceX has successfully carried out another launch of the Falcon 9 rocket and without problems put return the first stage to dry land. This is the second in the history of the company’s landing stage on solid ground, not on the marine platform. Apparently, the process of landing return stairs SpaceX more-or-less debugged. And management now confronts a new goal: to plant three returned to the stage almost simultaneously.
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SpaceX needed two extra platforms for the simultaneous landing of three return steps

The company Elon musk SpaceX has successfully carried out another launch of the Falcon 9 rocket and without problems put return the first stage to dry land. This is the second in the history of the company’s landing stage on solid ground, not on the marine platform. Apparently, the process of landing return stairs SpaceX more-or-less debugged. And management now confronts a new goal: to plant three returned to the stage almost simultaneously.
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Lunar Scam USA: American on the moon corner-cube reflectors is not, and Soviet – have!

Originally posted by matveychev_oleg at lunar Scam USA? WAS NOT POWERFUL ENGINES!


This year will mark the 45th anniversary of the American Scam “moon landing”, and this theme begins to slowly take the starting position, in this connection, one commenter suggested I look at an Internet discussion between volunteers of the USA in Russia (“the distributor NASA”) and skeptics. But this discussion already extends over 800 pages and I actually don’t have so much time on it.
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“Moderate” Islamists with rockets “earth-air”

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The Saudis are in favour of supply “moderate” opposition missiles “ground-air”. Very interesting, reasonableis, the opposition with SAM. It’s kind of like our Yavlinsky to give the T-90.
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A look at Mars from Mars Express

On a near Mars orbit in its thirteenth year continues the work of the European satellite Mars Express. This device was launched in collaboration with Roscosmos — gave our rocket and put a few scientific instruments and the satellite built by the European space Agency. Mars Express flies in an elongated orbit that allows it to map not only the surface but also to remove the quite spectacular views from a great distance. Some pictures look today.
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February 24, SpaceX will launch Falcon 9 and the fourth time I’ll try to put the return the first stage on a barge


The Falcon 9 rocket is preparing for the static tests at the launch complex, SpaceX.
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Unsung characters of Soviet design

Original taken from slavikap in the Unsung characters of Soviet design

Original taken from vsegda_tvoj in the Unsung characters of Soviet design

Excerpts from the book, cultural studies “Made in Russia: Unsung Icons of Soviet Design” (“Made in Russia: Unsung characters of Soviet design”), published and edited by Michael Idov with text by Bela Shaevich and other American intellectuals of Soviet origin…

“Luna-25” 40 years after “Luna-24”

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After 40 years, our country renews the Moon. Previous (Soviet) lunar mission was sent in 1976, then the spacecraft “Luna-24” made a soft landing, took soil samples and returned them to Earth. Replacedmoon-24” slowly, but still goes “Moon-25”.
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