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Dragon spacecraft returned to Earth with the ISS – SpaceX

Dragon spacecraft after landing on the Ground

Photo: SpaceX / Facebook

To Earth from the International space station successfully returned the spacecraft Dragon missile, the American company SpaceX. About it the press service of the SpaceX announced in Facebook.

The ship was carried to the ISS a month.

“Dragon returned home this morning after a month’s stay on the International space station, completing the second mission to supply the orbiting space laboratory and cargo delivery to the orbiting laboratory, and has become a time-tested commercial space vehicle,” said SpaceX.

Now Dragon transfer to the port for cargo transfer to the National service of Aeronautics NASA.

Dragon returned home this morning after a month-long stay at the International Space Station, completing the second…

Posted by SpaceX on Saturday, January 13, 2018

Yesterday, SpaceX announced that the Dragon needs to return to Earth on the morning of 14 January from 4.1 thousand pounds (1859 kg. – “GORDON”) of cargo. Dragon has already delivered cargo to the space station in April 2015.

SpaceX is an American company founded in 2002 by Elon Musk with the aim to reduce the cost of space flight and open the way for the colonization of Mars. The company has developed the launch vehicles Falcon 1 and Falcon 9, and Dragon spacecraft.

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