Musk: New SpaceX drone ship, A Shortfall of Gravitas, coming to east coast

Source: WTSP 10 News

“A new SpaceX drone ship currently under construction will help the company handle increased launch operations and likely call the Space Coast home, CEO Elon Musk said Monday. The company’s third ship, named A Shortfall of Gravitas, will join Of Course I Still Love You for East Coast booster landing operations, Musk said via Twitter in response to FLORIDA TODAY. The latter is based at Port Canaveral and returns Falcon 9 boosters to facilities near the port for post-launch checkouts. … SpaceX operates its third ship, named Just Read the Instructions, on the West Coast for launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base.” (02/13/18)

http://www.wtsp.com/article/tech/science/space/elon-musk-new-spacex-drone-ship-a-shortfall-of-gravitas-coming-to-east-coast/67-518117412

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