Falcon 9 v1.0
SpX CRS-2

Falcon 9 v1.0 | SpX CRS-2

SpaceX launch of a Falcon 9 v1.0 Rocket


SpaceX was scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 v1.0 rocket as part of the SpX CRS-2 mission. The launch window for the Resupply mission was on Fri Mar 1st 2013 10:10 AM from Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Falcon 9 v1.0 and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

SpX CRS-2

This was the fourth flight for SpaceX's uncrewed Dragon cargo spacecraft, the fifth and final flight for the company's two-stage Falcon 9 v1.0 launch vehicle, and the second SpaceX operational mission contracted to NASA under a Commercial Resupply Services contract. The launch occurred on March 1, 2013. A minor technical issue on the Dragon spacecraft involving the RCS thruster pods occurred upon reaching orbit, but it was recoverable. The vehicle was released, splashed down, and recovered by SpaceX.

Location

Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
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Rocket

Falcon 9 v1.0

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