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What It’s Like To Ride SpaceX’s Grasshopper Reusable Rocket (VIDEO) 

Flying aboard a reusable spacecraft still remains a futuristic fantasy for the time being. But SpaceX is bringing anyone with an Internet connection closer. Twelve stories closer, to be exact.

On Friday, the private spacefaring company founded by multi-industry entrepreneur Elon Musk published a previously unseen video of a test flight of its prototype reusable rocket design “Grasshopper,” captured from a camera aboard one of the rocket’s metal landing legs.

The video clearly shows the SpaceX Grasshopper, 106 ft. tall,

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Added: Jan-12-2013 Occurred On: Jan-11-2013
By: smyle
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Tags: SpaceX, Grasshopper, NASA, Commercial Crew Program, International Space Station
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