So the #Falcon9 1st stage for #GovSat1 that soft landed in the ocean and survived... @NASASpaceflight has confirmed that the Air Force conducted a scuttling operation to destroy it as there was no safe way to get it back to Port. (Photo credit: #SpaceX) pic.twitter.com/T1l4YhnyWL

— Chris G - NSF (@ChrisG_NSF) February 8, 2018