Private SpaceX Rocket Launched To Space Station
POSTED: Saturday, March 2, 2013 - 11:13am
UPDATED: Monday, March 4, 2013 - 8:40am
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — You can see it looks like a perfect lift from Cape Canevral.
But the dragon capsule might be having problems with it's thruster pods.
If that's the case, the capsule could have trouble docking with the International Space Station.
Although late this afternoon, Space X reported the thrusters were back on line.
The dragon is carrying more than 1,200 pounds of supplies and equipment for the space station crew along with some scientific experiments.
Space-X os the private space exploration operation company that is considering Brownsville as a future launch site.