A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket engine self-destructs after jettisoning the Crew Dragon astronaut capsule during an in-flight abort test. Photo: Reuters
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket engine self-destructs after jettisoning the Crew Dragon astronaut capsule during an in-flight abort test. Photo: Reuters
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SpaceX test capsule splashes down after successful trial of abort system

  • The test was crucial to qualify the capsule to fly humans to the International Space Station

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket engine self-destructs after jettisoning the Crew Dragon astronaut capsule during an in-flight abort test. Photo: Reuters
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket engine self-destructs after jettisoning the Crew Dragon astronaut capsule during an in-flight abort test. Photo: Reuters
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