Editorial: SpaceX, AI And The Innovation Imperative

Dec 24, 2015 Aviation Week & Space Technology The age of reusable space launchers has finally arrived. SpaceX’s first successful vertical landing of its Falcon 9 first stage, on a surplus pad at Cape Canaveral after an orbital mission Dec. 21, is a potent illustration of the creativity and perseverance of commercial enterprise. Profit is a powerful motivating force for progress. That historic accomplishment quickly followed Blue Origin’s successful vertical landing of its New Shepard suborbital booster on its second test … Sign in to access this Article Why Subscribe to Premium Content? Subscribing to Premium Content on Aviation Week will give you access to invaluable articles and media content. Already registered? Log In here. Please Log In or Register to post comments. Advertisement Related Articles


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