SpaceX Grasshopper Performs Impressive Divert Test

SpaceX Grasshopper Performs Divert Test [Watch], SpaceRef Business

"SpaceX completed what appears to be a successful divert test yesterday of its Falcon 9 Test Rig, code named Grasshopper.

According to SpaceX the Grasshopper flew to a height of 250 meters with a 100 meter lateral maneuver before returning to the center of the pad. Grasshopper is is taller than a ten story building."

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