SpaceX Brought Four Astronauts Home
With a midnight splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, capping the busiest month yet for Elon Musk's taxi service.
The Three US Astronauts And One...
German in the capsule were bobbing off the Florida coast, near Tampa, less than 24 hours after leaving the International Space Station.
SpaceX Brought Up Their US
And Italian replacements last week, after completing a charter trip to the station for a trio of businessmen.
Musk's Company Has Now Launched
26 people into orbit in less than two years, since it started ferrying astronauts for Nasa. Eight of those 26 were space tourists.
On The Down Side, NASA Had...
To contend with a dangerous spike in space junk after Russia blew up a satellite in a missile test in mid-November.
1,500 pieces of shrapnel spread across Earth's orbit for years to come.