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SpaceX Grasshopper VTVL prototype update

11 Jul 2012, 14:52 UTC
SpaceX Grasshopper VTVL prototype update
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Stephen Clark has a report on and photos of the SpaceX vertical takeoff and landing Grasshopper prototype, which will begin tests soon. Low altitude flights initially. They hope to reach supersonic by the end of the year:
/-- Reusable rocket prototype almost ready for first liftoff - Spaceflight Now
/-- PHOTOS: Grasshopper reusable rocket demo - Spaceflight Now

Credit: Stephen Clark/Spaceflight Now

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