Last week's Falcon Heavy launch saw the two side boosters come down side by side at Landing Zones 1 and 2 at Cape Canaveral, while the middle booster attempted an ultimately unsuccessful landing on Of Course I Still Love You. Instead of a gentle glide, it slammed into the ocean at around 300 miles per hour, just over 300 feet from the floating platform.
Musk took to Twitter on Monday morning to give a few more updates on the Falcon Heavy's first flight.
Musk tweeted recently that the two engines failed to fire because they ran out of ignition fluid.
According to the SpaceX boss, it was simply down to the fact there there was a shortage of ignition fluid.
Musk also said a third floating platform, which the company calls a drone ship, is under construction to aid in first-stage recoveries for Falcon 9 and "dual ocean landings" for future Falcon Heavy side boosters. SpaceX's other two drone ships -"Of Course I Still Love You" and "Just Read The Instructions" - are also named for ships mentioned in Banks' Culture novels. SpaceX's third ship, named Just Read the Instructions, is now operational at the West Coast is used for rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. SpaceX has another drone ship with metal arms meant to catch the payload fairing, costing about $5 million, before they fall into the ocean and are lost to the depths.
While you can not now watch a live-stream of the Tesla Roadster, there is still a final chance to see it and the Starman before they completely disappear from view.
"It's kind of silly and fun, but silly and fun things are important", Musk said.
On Feb. 6, the Falcon Heavy'smaiden launch captured the attention of people everywhere. SpaceX could try to capture a falling Falcon rocket fairing sometime this year, he added.
SpaceX teams at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, meanwhile, are targeting no earlier than 12:35 a.m. on February 22 for the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 40. The Falcon Heavy, a derivative of the smaller Falcon 9 that has been carrying cargo to the International Space Station for years, will be able to carry twice the payload of its nearest current competitor, up to 64 tons, at about one-tenth the cost. The company's next launch is scheduled for Saturday (Feb. 17) from Vandenberg Air Force Base. It has many private-sector uses, including communications satellites.
BMI stands for Body Mass Index, a ratio of weight-to-height used to determine whether a person falls within a healthy range. The study showed that 21.5% of people who took their time over their meals had been diagnosed with obesity .
Mel Stride, the Financial Secretary to the Treasury, said: "The good news is that inflation is expected to fall this year". Core consumer price inflation - excluding food, energy, alcohol and tobacco - rose to 2.7 per cent from 2.5 per cent.
Neighbouring Bangladesh has agreed a timeframe with Myanmar for repatriating Rohingya people at a rate of 1,500 each week. Rohingya refugees sheltering in Bangladesh must be allowed to return to their homes in safety, Boris Johnson has warned.
The project is still in very early stages of development, and not much is known about it, other than the fact that it exists. Reply will also have an auto-responder, plus a " do not disturb " mode for those times when you're on holiday, or driving.
Gandhi's 30-minute speech in Hindi was simultaneously translated in the native language Kannada for the benefit of the audience. Rahul Gandhi is campaigning in poll-bound Karnataka ahead of upcoming assembly elections in the state.
The Reds endured a frustrating afternoon at St James' Park and were beaten 1-0 after a second-half victor from Matt Ritchie . Manchester United play Spanish giants Sevilla in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League clash on Wednesday.
On Sunday, he'll try to win a historic medal for Team U.S.A using the same technique that has proven effective for him so far. But everything fell apart in the final run as Loch looked a shell of his self, unable to control his line down the hill.
If you ever pick up a pizza pie and don't finish it all in one sitting, we got some reheating instructions from a pro. Those items include everything from a medium two-topping pizza to an eight-piece chicken wing meal, and so much more.
The women's giant slalom was to feature 81 skiers, headlined by competition favourite Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States. Men and women shared race days at the 2006 Turin Olympics and 1998 Nagano Olympics, for example.
Austin authorities indicated that "it was apparent that Giles' sole intent was to cause harm to someone who resides there". As police arrived on scene, a Lincoln sedan with New Mexico plates was seen backing out of the driveway to the home.
Zuma's future in Ramaphosa's hands
The occasion marked the first time Mandela addressed South Africans after 27 years in prison for opposing apartheid. The demonstrations would have been timed to coincide with a parliamentary vote of no-confidence on February 22.
Patriots Bringing Back Joe Judge Along With Josh McDaniels
These include roster construction, salary cap management, et cetera, which was extremely valuable in McDaniels' decision to stay. He has not picked up a football, but he is throwing balls, working on arm speed. "No, I'm not going to do any comments".
President Trump signs spending bill
Paul, a fiscal conservative , used procedural tactics to block the Senate from voting on the bill before the midnight deadline. In floor speeches Thursday night, Paul lambasted his fellow Republicans for supporting a bill that will worsen the deficit .
3 people killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon
He said National Transportation Safety Board officials were expected at the crash scene to begin investigating the cause. The four survivors were airlifted to a Nevada hospital while crews were recovering the three bodies, authorities said.
Russia: Aircraft with 71 on board crashes near Moscow
Plane crashes are common in Russian Federation , where airlines often operate ageing aircraft in testing flying conditions. All 71 people travelling on a Russian plane which crashed near Moscow have been killed, according to Russian authorities.
Pakistan's Human Rights Champion Asma Jahangir Dies
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of veteran lawyer Asma Jahangir. I don't care about the opinion of people who are bigoted. "Shocking to hear about the passing of this courageous woman".
Romero hammers Rockhold in Perth
Rockhold (16-4) applied the pressure in Round 1 in his attempt to break down his opponent and claim the interim belt. A bout Whittaker was the real prize, and courtesy of another highlight finish, Romero will be granted that chance.
Clemson Projected As A 3 Seed In March
Auburn's only losses this season have come against teams rated 17th (Texas A&M), 33rd (Alabama) and 39th in the RPI (Temple). Kansas was the sixth overall seed and part of a stacked West region that included Arizona, North Carolina and Purdue.