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SpaceX Dragon Capsule Splashes Down in the Pacific Ocean
SpaceX Dragon Capsule Splashes Down in the Pacific Ocean
Do you remember the Apollo missions? Walter Cronkite hosting the coverage on CBS TV, they'd spot the orange and white parachutes carrying the space capsule floating to a spashdown in the ocean and they would hoist the ship on to the awaiting ship. Reminiscant of those Apollo missions, the history-making gumdrop-shaped SpaceX Dragon capsule left the International Space Station and returned to Earth
Dragon Capsule Makes History Docking With Space Station
Dragon Capsule Makes History Docking With Space Station
History was made above us in space early this morning, May 25. The first non-governmental space vehicle, the SpaceX Dragon capsule, completed berthing with the International Space Station just after 10 a.m. (MDT). Dragon's hatch is scheduled to be opened early Saturday morning, May 26. The station's six astronauts will unload about 1,000 pounds of cargo, including food, clothes, batteries and a l
SpaceX Tries Historic Launch Again Early Tuesday
SpaceX Tries Historic Launch Again Early Tuesday
SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket on Launch Pad (Roberto Gonzalez/Getty)If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. That's what Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, will do early Tuesday morning, try again to launch their Falcon 9 space capsule to the International Space Station. Being KING FM's Special Space Correspondant, I was watching NASA TV early Saturday morning, May 19, when the launch was a
SpaceX Rocket Launch to Space Station Aborted Early Saturday Morning [UPDATE]
SpaceX Rocket Launch to Space Station Aborted Early Saturday Morning [UPDATE]
Will you be watching the historic launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket? For the first time in history a private company, Space Exploration Technologies or SpaceX, will fly a NASA mission to the International Space Station. The unmanned Dragon spacecraft will deliver much-needed supplies to the orbiting outpost. The launch was scheduled for 2:55 a.m. (MDT) but take off was aborted just after igniti