SpaceX Grasshopper Rocket Flies Higher than the Shard Now

18t8j1srv0qn3gifSpaceX’s reusable Grasshopper rocket is growing up. And up and up and up. It just set a new record for height, hovering at over 325 metres — higher than London’s the Shard — and hovering there, before coming back down and landing on its launchpad safely. The Grasshopper itself is a 10-story Vertical Takeoff, Vertical […]

from Gizmodo UK http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2013/07/spacex-grasshopper-rocket-flies-higher-than-the-shard-now/

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