Reply to post: Re: has never been done before

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

Brangdon

Re: has never been done before

If you're counting Blue Origin's suborbital hops, then you should also count SpaceX's Grasshopper.

Refurbishment costs should go down as Block 5 comes into play. Block 5 is supposed to incorporate lessons learned from studying the boosters they landed successfully. They are currently on Block 3 or 4, and they've said they won't bother reusing them many times.

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