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Watch SpaceX launch the last of its original Dragon spacecraft to resupply the ISS tonight

SpaceX is launching its 20th resupply mission the International Space Station tonight, but this one has a bittersweet twist: It’s the last such mission that will use the first iteration of the Dragon spacecraft that has flown on all of the company’s missions for NASA thus far. Starting this summer, its successor will take its place. Tonight’s mission will bring a variety of supplies, experiments, and new components to the ISS as usual. Launch is scheduled for 8:50 PM Pacific time, and you can...
Tags: Space, Spacex, Florida, Science, Tech, Adidas, Nasa, International Space Station, Dragon, Iss, Aerospace, Falcon, Cargo Dragon


NASA Seems Open To Even More Re-Uses Of SpaceX Booster Rockets

The International Space Station tweeted Sunday that a SpaceX Dragon cargo craft was expected to arrive early Monday morning. "Get up early and catch live coverage of the rendezvous and capture on nasa.gov/live beginning at 5:30 a.m. EDT." But Teslarati reports that there's also good news about its booster rocket: SpaceX has safely returned Falcon 9 booster B1056 to port and lifted the rocket ashore after successfully supporting Cargo Dragon's 18th mission to the International Space Station. B...
Tags: Spacex, Tech, Nasa, International Space Station, Falcon Heavy, Falcon, Teslarati, Hans Koenigsmann, NASA ISS, Kenny Todd, SpaceX Booster Rockets, Cargo Dragon