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Apr 18, 2014 09:22 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Defying a bleak weather forecast, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Friday to send a Dragon cargo capsule on its way to the International Space Station. Continue reading →
Apr 14, 2014 11:44 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
A backup computer failure on the International Space Station will not impact the SpaceX cargo resupply run planned for later today. Continue reading →
Mar 26, 2013 01:39 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule parachuted into the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, wrapping up a second supply run to the International Space Station for NASA. ->
Mar 11, 2013 11:22 PM ET // Irene Klotz
An experimental reusable rocket built by SpaceX soared to a record 263 feet before landing itself on its launch pad, company founder and chief executive Elon Musk said at the SXSW conference in Austin. ->
Mar 4, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
On March 3, an unmanned SpaceX Dragon capsule was grappled by the space station's robotic arm -- this is Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield's first-hand view of when the station tamed a dragon.
Mar 3, 2013 11:01 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
At 8:56 am ET Sunday morning, International Space Station astronauts guided the Canadarm2 robotic arm to an earlier-than-scheduled berthing maneuver with the SpaceX Dragon capsule. ->
Mar 2, 2013 05:28 PM ET // Irene Klotz
NASA has cleared Space Exploration Technologies' Dragon cargo capsule for a rendezvous with the International Space Station on Sunday after problems with the spacecraft's thruster pods were resolved. ->
Mar 1, 2013 07:16 PM ET // Irene Klotz
After missing its scheduled rendezvous with the space station, SpaceX says it is back on track, with all four of its cargo capsule's rocket thruster pods working. ->