The Falcon 9 launch vehicle launched from the Florida spaceport with the Cargo Dragon 2 spacecraft carrying cargo for the International Space Station, according to the NASA website.
It is clarified that the cargo the ship will deliver about 2.6 tons of cargo to the ISS, including products and materials for scientific experiments in orbit.
Recall that the launch of Cargo Dragon 2 was scheduled for early June, but was repeatedly postponed due to for various technical problems.
Thus, on July 7, the launch of the American cargo ship was postponed indefinitely due to malfunctions in the systems of its onboard engine.
Earlier it became known about the intention NASA and SpaceX to launch Cargo Dragon 2 at 03:44 Moscow time on July 15.
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