Watch SpaceX launch its 20th resupply mission (CRS-20) to the International Space Station, carrying 5,600 pounds of science investigations and supplies. NASA TV coverage starts Friday, March 6, at 11:30 p.m. EST. Launch is scheduled for 11:50 p.m. EST (Launch at elapsed time 21:00).
SpaceX, is a private American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. SpaceX was founded in 2002 by Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs to enable the colonization of Mars.
SpaceX has developed several launch vehicles and the Dragon spacecraft, which is a reusable cargo spacecraft developed by SpaceX or Space Exploration Technologies Corp. The CRS-20 mission was the final launch of a Dragon 1 space capsule. The mission also marked the 50th successful First Stage rocket recovery landing.
The video below from SpaceX shows the launch and describes the experiments aboard that will be delivered to the International Space Station (ISS).
SpaceX launch Friday, March 6, 2020 at 11:50 p.m. EST (4:50 UTC Saturday, March 7, 2020) of its twentieth Commercial Resupply Services mission (CRS-20) from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida (Launch at elapsed time 19:46).
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