The SpaceX cargo mission to the ISS is delayed until tomorrow because of a power problem on the drone recover ship.
This will be a highly watched mission because of the recent explosion of the SpaceX crew dragon.
This morning’s launch of @SpaceX’s #Dragon spacecraft was scrubbed due to a drone ship power issue. The next launch opportunity will be tomorrow at 2:48am ET. For updates, visit https://t.co/JM0CYczN6d. pic.twitter.com/pkzNKerchQ
— NASA (@NASA) May 3, 2019
Falcon 9 and Dragon are vertical ahead of tomorrow’s resupply mission to the @Space_Station. Dragon is loaded with more than 5,500 pounds of cargo; weather is 40% favorable for the instantaneous launch window at 3:11 a.m. EDT, 7:11 UTC → https://t.co/gtC39uTdw9 pic.twitter.com/XabMUnBZoT
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) May 2, 2019
SOURCES- NASA, Twitter, SpaceX
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