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Dragon is one contender for the first commercial spacecraft to carry humans to orbit.
SpaceX may give up its May 7 target launch date, according to reports.
SpaceX's Dragon will be the first commercial spacecraft to visit the space station.
EADS Astrium will be offering seats for 200,000 Euros a piece for a flight of a lifetime, including a few minutes a of weightlessness, aboard this luxury rocket propelled aerial machine.
The nine main engines on the Falcon 9 were worked out for 2 second on the launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center. The rocket will carry the first commercial spacecraft, the Dragon capsule, to dock with the International Space Station.
The commercial firm plans to launch its unmanned Dragon space capsule to the International Space Station
The California-based company wants to make humanity a multiplanet species.
NASA hopes private American spaceships are carrying its astronauts by 2017.
The Progress 47 cargo ship delivered more than 2 tons of supplies for the International Space Station.
The Progress 47 cargo vessel will dock at the orbiting lab on Sunday.
Virgin Galactic will launch its space-tourism flights from the New Mexico facility.
SpaceX's Dragon capsule is slated to blast off on April 30.
SpaceX's Dragon capsule is due to make the first private launch to the space station later this month.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says his company's ultimate objective is Mars.
Re-usable rockets, Space Station deliveries and missions to Mars are part of the vision for commercial space pioneer and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. The rocket mogul talks about his company's far reaching Space goals.
Musk appeared on the hit Comedy Central talk show this week.
Charles Simonyi worked tirelessly to get his father's culture of physics book published in English.
SpaceX may one day launch rockets from its own Texas spaceport.