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Aug 13, 2019

SpaceX Now Has a 2nd Boat to Catch Rocket Payload Fairings Falling from Space

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The company will soon start employing a second net-equipped boat during orbital launches, in an attempt to snag both halves of its rockets’ payload fairings before they splash down in the ocean, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk confirmed via Twitter on Friday (Aug. 9).

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