SpaceX launched a trio of spacecraft, including a lander bound for the Moon

The Verge - 02-22


Update February 21st, 9:30PM ET: SpaceX successfully launched all three spacecraft into their intended orbits. The Falcon 9 used for the mission also landed on SpaceX’s drone ship, despite traveling through rough weather conditions. The landing marks the third successful touchdown of this particular rocket, and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk noted that it would fly again in April, performing a key test flight of the company’s new Crew Dragon capsule. If that happens, this Falcon 9 booster will be the first one to go to space and back four times.