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What went up, Musk come down again: SpaceX to blast sat into orbit with used rocket

Bubba Von Braun

Re: First ? Erm ...

Err simple a Shuttle SRB is a steel tube, dropped into the ocean by parachute.

They hose it out replace the nozzle and refill the segments. Solid motors are simple and brutal, once started you don't stop them let alone restart and to land them.

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