SpaceX Cargo Flight to ISS Rescheduled for Saturday

Dragon spacecraft in orbit. (Credit: NASA)

SpaceX’s launch of a Dragon supply ship to the International Space Station has been rescheduled to Saturday, June 3 at 5:07 p.m. EDT (2107 UTC).

A launch attempt on Thursday was scrubbed due to dangerous lightning near Pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The two-day delay is required so workers can replace time-sensitive cargo aboard the spacecraft.

This is SpaceX’s 11th commercial supply mission to the station under a contract with NASA.

SpaceX will webcast the launch at www.spacex.com. NASA TV also will cover the launch at https://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html

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