Amazing Clean SpaceX Launch/Land footage

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Amazing Clean SpaceX Launch/Land footage

Postby Spider » Mon May 01, 2017 2:38 pm

Video from : youtu.be


launching early on a very clear morning on a very low orbit mission...can see every detail of the entire launch, boostback, entry, and landing continuously from cameras on the ground. Pretty great seeing all this first stage telemetry. It's a black mission, so nothing at all from the second stage/payload.
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Re: Amazing Clean SpaceX Launch/Land footage

Postby John Galt » Mon May 01, 2017 2:47 pm

yeah I watched this when I got up this morning it was pretty damn glorious being able to see the different views. it is so unnatural at around 20:12 you think it is CGI. also around 20:38. looks fake, even though i know it isn't
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Re: Amazing Clean SpaceX Launch/Land footage

Postby spacemonkey » Tue May 02, 2017 11:29 am

They should show that to Kim Jung Un-Stable, then say can your rockets do that?
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Re: Amazing Clean SpaceX Launch/Land footage

Postby Spider » Wed May 03, 2017 1:25 am

spacemonkey wrote:They should show that to Kim Jung Un-Stable, then say can your rockets do that?


Yeah. That'll show em.
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Re: Amazing Clean SpaceX Launch/Land footage

Postby spacemonkey » Thu May 04, 2017 11:22 am

Spider wrote:
spacemonkey wrote:They should show that to Kim Jung Un-Stable, then say can your rockets do that?


Yeah. That'll show em.

Probably not, but a fine bragging point, lol.
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