The launch of the Falcon 9 rocket.
WASHINGTON, 5 Dec – the booster Falcon 9 was launched in Florida with the ship Dragon with cargo for the International space station (ISS), a stream of running lead company SpaceX and NASA.
The launch was given in the estimated 21.16 GMT on Wednesday from the spaceport at Cape Canaveral (FL).
The cargo ship Dragon has to deliver to orbit about 2.6 tons of cargo, including materials for scientific experiments and equipment. Arrival and docking with the ISS is scheduled for Saturday, December 8. The return of the truck to the Ground with the exhaust materials from orbit to be held in January.