SpaceX just launched - and purposefully destroyed - a rocket for a key test

Posted On: Jan 19, 2020   |   Posted By: NBC News

The "abort demonstration" assessed how well SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule can survive in the event of a catastrophic rocket failure.

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