SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket settled softly onto the deck of SpaceX's robotic "Of Course I Still Love You" droneship at 1:30 a.m. EDT (0530 GMT) on Friday (May 6) during the successful launch of a commercial communications satellite.
The private spaceflight company landed their Falcon 9 first stage again on their 'Of Course I Still Love You' droneship on April 6th, 2016. They didn't have high hopes for its landing due to the velocities and high heating the rocket experienced.
SpaceX launched the JCSAT-14 communications satellite from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on May 6, 2016, and also landed the first stage of the company's Falcon 9 rocket on a "drone ship" in the Atlantic Ocean. See photos here.
The private space launched the JCSAT 14 communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT Corp. or Tokyo. at 1:21am EST on May 6th, 2016. SpaceX successfully landed the Falcon 9 rocket's first stage on their droneship in the Atlantic Ocean.