Vandenberg Iridium launch by Falcon 9 takes place successfully with first stage recovered…then reveals shiny test rocket…then notes that workforce will be reduced

Vandenberg Iridium launch by Falcon 9 takes place successfully with first stage recovered…then reveals shiny test rocket…then notes that workforce will be reduced

A SpaceX Falcon 9v1.2FT Block 5 rocket successfully launched 10 Iridium next generation satellites from Vandeberg, California on 11 January 2018. The satellites carried were Iridium NEXT 68-77. The launch took place at 1531 GMT. The vehicle’s reusable first...