April 14, 2015: CRS-6 First Stage Tracking Cam

April 14, 2015: Footage from a tracking camera that followed the first-stage of the Falcon 9 during a landing attempt. The footage starts at about 10 km in altitude. Falcon 9 first stage approached the drone ship “Just Read the Instructions” in the Atlantic Ocean after successfully launching the Dragon spacecraft during the CRS-6 mission to the International Space Station on April 14. More info: http://www.spacex.com/news/2015/06/24/why-and-how-landing-rockets

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