(SpaceX/Rex Features ) California-based company SpaceX successfully guided the Dragon down from orbit to a splashdown a few hundred miles off the Baja California coast.
First Private Shipment Splashes Down from the International Space Station
OCTOBER 29, 2012Mark Prigg, Daily Mail
The unmanned Dragon sapcecraft carrying a stash of precious medical samples from the International Space Station has parachuted into the Pacific Ocean, completing the first official private shipment under a billion-dollar contract with Nasa. Read more: Daily Mail