NASA has confirmed that the final docking of the cargo spacecraft Dragon with the International space station. "Docking confirmed! Dragon cargo ship officially docked at the International space station 08:12 time EST (16:12 MSK)," has NASA in his microblog on Twitter.
Space truck Dragon company SpaceX could not achieve its scheduled for Wednesday docking with the International space station, re-docking will happen on 23 February, said NASA.
NASA and privately owned US company SpaceX is planning a new manned spacecraft, which will be developed on the basis of " Truck " Dragon. On Friday, they announced that they like 6 first test emergency rescue system (SAS) crew unforeseen start-booster, reports Tass.
Private spaceship Dragon made this evening landing in the Pacific Ocean a few hundred kilometers from the coast of California. Thus ended the second ship ISS flight, which lasted 23 days.
Private space freighter dragon landed in the Pacific Ocean a few hundred kilometers from the coast of California on March 26 successfully at 20:36 Moscow time clock his second flight to the ISS. Acceptance of the equipment back to earth scientific equipment and samples in the research area.
The docking of a private spacecraft Dragon, was launched from Cape Canaveral in the U.S. before, transferred to the ISS on Sunday. The plans changed because of this problem on board: After the successful launch of three of the four engine will not start. Experts claim that all problems have ...