WATCH LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launches Dragon Resupply Mission to the ISS
SpaceX’s CRS-12 mission will use a Falcon 9 rocket to launch the Dragon spacecraft to low-Earth orbit in order to deliver 6,400 pounds of important cargo and payloads to the International Space Station (ISS) on behalf of NASA. Dragon is to stay approximately one month in the orbiting laboratory and head back to Earth carrying 3,000 pounds of cargo from the ISS. The SpaceX CRS-12 mission is targeted to launch today, 14th of August at 12:31 pm EDT from the NASA Kennedy Space Center in Florida. You can watch the live webcast of the mission here.
CRS-12’s launch profile
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket is set to launch the Dragon spacecraft to low-Earth orbit today from the Launch Complex 39A at the NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.