SpaceX Launches Falcon 9 Rocket
07, May 2019
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- Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (Space X) launched its 17th commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station by using Falcon 9 rocket with Dragon Spacecraft.
- The 213-foot-tall rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
- This mission is a part of NASA’s Commercial Resupply Services program, which uses commercial spacecraft to deliver cargo to the ISS.