The $6 million nose cone, also known as a payload fairing, appeared to survive its journey to space and arrive back in good shape, Musk said.
While SpaceX's first-stage boosters are typically recovered and refurbished, Falcon 9 fairings are usually thrown away, Boyte writes.
With Mr. Steven, SpaceX hoped to develop a more efficient solution to retrieving payload fairings, though the attempt failed after the boat missed its target. Dubbed Paz, this is actually the primary mission of the launch. The starlink satellite aims to provide low-priced Internet access on a global scale.
Paz "will be able to generate images with up to 25-[centimeter, or 10 inches] resolution, day and night and regardless of the meteorological conditions", SpaceX representatives wrote in a mission press kit. The first is a maritime-focused Automatic Identification System payload that Canadian company exactEarth will use to complete its first-generation ship-tracking constellation.
The launch was the second of the year so far from VAFB, and the first by SpaceX.
The two experimental craft will help get SpaceX's Starlink satellite-internet constellation off the ground.
An older Falcon 9 model, the recycled PAZ rocket will not be reused.
"Mr. Steven", a custom-built recovery ship, is equipped with a large net to capture Falcon 9 payload nose cone panels as they return to Earth under wing-like parafoils after they are discarded during launch.
SpaceX faces stiff competition from OneWeb, a company that plans to launch more than 800 330-pound satellites.
Jackson native and 1972 Olympic biathlete Pete Karns took a break from watching the biathlon to come cheer on Stiegler. After that, Shiffrin will skip Saturday's super-G, according to her mom, because there's no time to properly prepare.
Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, "The person I know is someone of the highest integrity and exemplary character". Trump has spent the last two nights phoning friends and former aides to seek their advice, which has varied wildly.
Because if the guys that were rumored to be leaving from New England with him, they were planning on packing it up and going, too. Although McDaniels never signed his contract with Indianapolis , his stint was even shorter than Belichick's Jets tenure.
In addition, the result was the first victory for the iconic Monte Carlo, the winningest auto model in NASCAR history. David Gilliland, in his grand return, finished 14th racing for Ricky Benton - in a backup vehicle .
Should Canada advance to the final, it will be the third consecutive Winter Olympics in which the US and Canada have faced off. Canada took an early lead in the game on Monday with a goal by Jennifer Wakefield less than two minutes into the first period.
He shot 46.9 percent from the field, 45.3 percent from three-point range and 77.8 percent from the free-throw line with the Kings. After playing with legendary Laker guard Kobe Bryant his rookie year, he will now play with future Hall of Famer LeBron James .
So, go volunteer at your local animal shelter or soup kitchen and spread the love , because what you give is what you get. In fact, they often use French or English and find sentimental expressions in the Moroccan dialect to be cringe worthy.
For the past week, crude imports averaged 7.9 million barrels a day, down by 500,000 compared with the previous week. Brent futures have lost as much as 15 per cent since hitting a four-year high above US$71 in late January.
Facing Canada again is a tantalizing prospect, but Duggan said the Americans aren't looking beyond their opener against Finland. The U.S.' Miracle on Ice against the Soviet Union was in 1980, and it consisted of a team made up of amateur athletes.
It's been a fun ride", she said. "I said, 'This could be my day so let's make it'". "I wish it wasn't my last Olympics but it is". But Shiffrin has gradually begun adding speed events to her schedule, and won her first downhill race earlier this season.
Mr Abe would nearly certainly agree. "I'm hoping that more and more Americans and [the] USA government just won't forget them". It is an occupation that includes the sexual enslavement of tens of thousands of Korean women during World War Two.
Treais (23) watches the play during the under 18 men's Four Nations Cup Hockey Tournament Championship game in Lake Placid, N.Y. In addition to the physical demands of the sport, the support and resources for a budding ice skater is also critical.
Evangelist Billy Graham Dies At 99
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Mitt Romney Announces His US Senate Race
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US Senate Begins Work on Immigration Plan
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