UFO reports galore incoming! Brace yourselves….
(It’s just Musk showboating again.)
Elon Musk and company will be bringing a Falcon 9 back to Earth in the Golden State for the first time.
October 6, 2018
If you see something on Sunday night that looks like it came from space, it did. But don’t worry. It’s just a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket landing in California for the first time.
Elon Musk’s launch company is set to send one of its previously used Block 5 Falcon 9 rockets to space on Sunday. The rocket will carry an Argentine Earth-imaging satellite and deliver it to orbit.
Within about ten minutes of liftoff, which is set for 7:21 p.m. PDT at Vandenberg Air Force Base, the first stage of the Falcon 9 will return to a nearby landing pad.
“Local residents may see the first stage of the Falcon 9 returning to Vandenberg AFB, including multiple engine burns associated with the landing,” reads a statement from the Air Force. “During the landing attempt residents from Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo counties may hear one or more sonic booms.”
SpaceX has previously launched a Falcon 9 from Vandenberg and landed it offshore in the Pacific Ocean aboard a droneship. This will be the first west coast landing to take place ashore…