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SpaceX Falcon 9 launch and landing

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch and landing

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Ryan Chylinski

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch and landing
This photo was taken from the press viewing site during the successful SpaceX Falcon 9 launch of the SAOCOM-1A mission. The streak in this composite was created by the reentry burn during the very first landing of the rocket at its new landing pad at SLC-4E of Vandenberg Air Force Base.

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Original image data dated on or about October 7, 2018

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