According to a report from Space.com, this mission is SpaceX's first flight with the Department of Defense.
The launch, of a classified United States "spy" satellite, was flawless although the process had been postponed from Sunday because of a problem with an on-board sensor. The first video shows a close-up of the rocket separating from the satellite, as well as what Musk calls a "fast flip", a "boostback burn in a ring of fire", and finally the engines burning to slow the rocket down for landing.
This is reportedly SpaceX's first national security mission, where it sent a spy satellite into the orbit for National Reconnaissance Office.
The Space-X officials say their team made a decision to halt the launch "out of an abundance of caution" after noticing an issue with a sensor on the first-stage rocket booster.
Facebook Messenger games now available to all users
Users will be able to get smarter and more responsive notifications about updates like in-game rewards and leaderboard movement. Facebook's Messenger personal assistant "M" is to skip voice control for now while Facebook continues to flawless the process.
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Zelda: Breath Of The Wild DLC Fail To Convince Fans
"The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" finally reveals the first paid DLC, which adds new features like a new Cave of Trials. Nintendo tended to make the games easier over time, but now they made a decision to add a hard mode in Breath of the Wild .
That's right. There will (assumingly) be no first stage landing attempt after this launch. Other companies are also considering large satellite launches, raising concerns about potential collisions and a worsening "space junk problem", an MIT Technology Reviewarticle noted last month. It is a classified payload for NRO (National Reconnaissance Office).
The next NRO launch is expected to be conducted on 14 August from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, US.
SpaceX mentioned 2019 as a possible launch date in an application filed with the Federal Communications Commission in November and offered a more specific launch timeline today. NRO's next launch is scheduled for August 14 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
She said she did not know when the contract was awarded.
Security Council meeting and urged countries to ramp up sanctions and suspend diplomatic ties with the North to increase pressure. The diplomatic activity follows Saturday's failed missile launch attempt by Pyongyang which drew widespread global condemnation.
A severe thunderstorm located over Fort Benning in Georgia was at risk for developing into a twister, the weather service said. The National Weather Service says parts of the Florida Panhandle, Alabama, Georgia and MS could be affected.
Trump also wants to impose a 20 percent tax on Mexican imports and use the proceeds to build the wall on the border with Mexico. At the 100-day mark, polls show that Trump's supporters during the campaign remain largely in his corner.
The officer wearing a bodycam in Kansas was looking for fight suspects when he saw the little boy fall into the pond. Topeka police said Bulmer was exiting his vehicle to speak to the child when the child fell into the pond.
The Arkansas Supreme Court denied the claim, though an appeal from one inmate remains up for consideration by the Supreme Court. Another inmate, Kenneth Williams , is due to be put to death on Thursday, though his lawyers say he is intellectually disabled.
Tony Bellew hailed Anthony Joshua as the "king of the boxing world" after his sensational win over Wladimir Klitschko. I wish I could've raised my hand. "Congratulations to Anthony, he got up, he fought back, and he won the titles".
Currently, they must charge sick and health customers the same premiums. "As of now, they still don't have the votes", said Rep. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., says there'll be no vote in his chamber until leaders find enough support to win.
Last week, Hannity even warned that Shine leaving the network "would be the total end of the [Fox News Channel] as we know it". Shine had reportedly been named in at least four lawsuits accusing Ailes of engaging in harassing or discriminatory behavior.
Defenseman Kris Russell had a pair of assists for the Oilers, who took Game 1 of the series 5-3 and Game 2 by a score of 2-1. Despite his team's apparent lack of big-game bona fides, the kid captain says his team is uniquely built for this moment.
Smartphone shipments in India grew by 15 percent in Q1 2017
What's even more interesting is that every four out of five mobile phones shipped during this period have been made in India. The research firm's findings show that no India-based companies made it into the top five positions for market share.
NY poised to recover millions in Trump security costs
The US Secret Service spends $750m per annum providing security services for the US President and other top politicians. According to the news outlet, the total cost of securing the sky scrapper is $127,000 to $145,000 per day.
Erdogan warns Turkey could 'say goodbye' to EU
Earlier, party's member Yasin Aktay said that the party's executive committee chose to hold an extraordinary congress on May 21. Turkey's third President Celal Bayar was also a member of the Democrat Party.
Bayless wins restaurant, Solomonov best chef at Beard Awards
Margarita Manzke of Republique, nominated for Outstanding Pastry Chef, was edged out by Ghaya Oliveria of Daniel in New York City. Meanwhile, Philadelphia-based restaurateur Stephen Starr , who operates Le Diplomate in DC, was named "outstanding restaurateur".