Us company SpaceX and the U.S. space Agency NASA successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket with a Dragon companion, which will deliver more than two tons of cargo to the International space station.
The launch took place at 7:35 a.m. local time from the spaceport in Florida.
In the description of the video of the launch posted on the SpaceX channel on YouTube, said that for the first time the company launched earlier, used the Falcon 9 is also used with companion Dragon.
In about a month, Dragon will return with the results of previous experiments.
7 September, the private aerospace company SpaceX, the mission OTV-5 with the help of the carrier rocket Falcon 9 into orbit a secret experimental orbital plane of the U.S. air force X-37B.