Nasa SpaceX launch: Success as Elon Musk’s SpaceX ‘Dragon’ capsule LAUNCHES live

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SpaceX launched the flights to the International Space Station on Sunday. It is NASA’s first full-fledged mission launching a crew into orbit aboard a privately owned spacecraft.

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, lifted off atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 00:27 GMT on Monday from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

NASA said it is now entering a new era where routine astronaut journeys to low-Earth orbit are being done by privately owned providers.

The crew is made up of three astronauts from the US and on from Japan.


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