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Dragon CSR-28 docks approaching the International Space Station with Earth behind

The SpaceX Dragon CRS-28 cargo capsule docks with a space station to deliver vital supplies

The SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule arrived at the International Space Station early Tuesday morning (June 6) carrying 7,000 pounds (3,175 kg) of supplies and science experiments.

The robotic dragon is launched over A.J SpaceX The Falcon 9 rocket launched Monday (June 5) from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida and reached the orbital location at 5:50 a.m. EDT (0950 GMT) after an 18-hour orbital chase. The capsule will remain attached to the space-facing port of the orbiting laboratory’s Harmony module for about three weeks.