LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Tue Apr 14 2015
SpaceX

SpX CRS-6

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

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(8:10 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

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(8:10 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

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(8:10 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

Rocket Details

Name:

Falcon 9 v1.1

Description:

Falcon 9 v1.1 is a significantly redesigned version of the its predecessor, including a higher payload capacity. This version arranges the engines in a structural form SpaceX calls an Octaweb.

Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket
MISSION OVERVIEW
  • Type: Resupply
  • A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched the eighth Dragon spacecraft on the sixth operational cargo delivery mission to the International Space Station. The flight was conducted under the Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA.
COMPLEX OVERVIEW

Location

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Pad

Space Launch Complex 40