Falcon 9 launches CRS-1 (SpX-1), the first operational Dragon
10/7/12 ~ 8:35:07pm

Homepage       Launch Photos       Purchase photos!

A Falcon 9 rocket, flying for the fourth time, delivers the first operational Dragon resupply mission to the International Space Station, known as Commercial Resupply Services 1 (CRS-1), or SpaceX-1 (SpX-1). Launch took place right on time October 7, about 72 minutes after sunset at Cape Canaveral.

Dragon C2                                                                       CRS-2 / SpX-2 --->