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Cocky SpaceX will try another sea landing with next rocket launch

mtakala82

In addition, the barge landings generally do not do the 180 degree turn to boost back to launch site. Barge landing Falcon 9 will do a boostback burn just to target to the landing platform, then a re-entry burn and landing burn as it does with land landings. The boostback burn is the one that consumes the most propellant.

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