Breaking 911: Watch SpaceX’s Rocket Spin Wildly, Then Crash Land Into Water After Missing Target.
FLORIDA — (Video Below) — On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, SpaceX launched its sixteenth Commercial Resupply Services mission (CRS-16) to the International Space Station. Liftoff occurred at 1:16 p.m. EST, or 18:16 UTC, from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.
The first-stage booster was meant to touch down on land but didn’t hit its target — marking it the company’s first missed ground landing. WATCH