Watch Launch of SpaceX Dragon Capsule Live On Sunday
18 December, 2017, 00:32 | Author: Devin Moran
Then the company delayed until Friday because it had detected "particles" in the fuel system of the rocket's second stage.
What goes up, must come down, and SpaceX is proving that again and again with their rockets.
Falcon took off from the US Air Force's Cape Canaveral station in Florida at 10:36 local time, according to live footage from NASA's television.
On Dec. 15, at about 10:36 a.m. the Elon Musk-led space exploration company successfully launched almost 4,800 pounds of cargo en route to the International Space Station (ISS) for NASA using the Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft, both of which represent the first previously used rockets utilized on a NASA supply mission.
SpaceX director Jessica Jensen says both the rocket and space craft are "flight proven", but the launch pad is brand new.
By recycling this most expensive part of the launcher, the boss of SpaceX Elon Musk intends to reduce launch costs and ultimately make space travel more affordable. Ground controllers will now send commands to begin the robotic installation the spacecraft on the station's Harmony module.
This launch attempt also marks a return to a launch pad damaged when a Falcon 9 rocket and its satellite payload blew up in September 2016.
This was the thirteenth of up to 20 missions to the International Space Station that SpaceX is contracted to fly for NASA.
Carrying about 4,800 pounds of cargo including critical science and research equipment, the Dragon spacecraft will spend a month attached to the space station. The company has already reused boosters for three commercial launches.
According to Agnew, the area was covered in blood from where the local authorities found Bethany's dead body guarded by the dogs. The bloody scene was littered with her shredded clothing, and police bagged 60 items of evidence.
To help offer light and hope int he darkness, Firelands Presbyterian Church is hosting a Longest Night service at 7:30 p.m. ROUSES POINT - The First Presbyterian Church, 52 Washington Ave., will hold a candlelight Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m.
The boys had been visiting their father for the holiday. "For months I have asked you to return Andrew, Alexander and Tanner". The boys disappeared after their father, John Skelton, failed to return them back to their mother's MI home.
Still, it looked as though more than 35,000 graves were going to start the holidays without a wreath this year. Every December, trucks full of Maine-made wreaths travel to Washington, D.C.to honor our nation's heroes.
Addressing media persons here, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, the bill is created to provide a shield for Muslim women. The bill, introduced after Supreme Court's order, would only be applicable to instant triple talaq or "talaq-e-biddat".
Indonesia's meteorology and geophysics agency said a magnitude 5.7 quake early on Saturday also struck south of West Java. The National Disaster Management and Mitigation Agency issued a tsunami alert, though no large waves were reported.
Earlier this year we first brought the Assistant to Android 6.0 Marshmallow and higher with Google Play Services . The app description on Play Store states, " Google Maps Go, the lighter version of the original Google Maps app".
The interview is part of the prince's guest editorship for the prestigious morning current affairs show. Michelle and I are delighted to congratulate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their engagement.
When asked whether City are one of the best sides we have ever seen, former England captain and TV pundit Alan Shearer agreed. Manchester City thrashed the Swans 4-0, with Jordan the bright spot at the Liberty Stadium for the home side.
President Trump has signed into law an order banning the use of Kaspersky Lab products within U.S. government organisations. Kaspersky reportedly shutting down its office located in Washington DC after facing the crackdown by the government.
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