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Tag: Space Station
The Shenzhou-12 spacecraft, or Divine Vessel, was launched on a Long March-2F carrier rocket Thursday morning, from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert.
SpaceX's Crew Dragon Endeavor spacecraft successfully docked with the International Space Station early Saturday morning, nearly 24 hours after lifting off from Florida.
Dragon has greater carrying capacity and can dock fully autonomously with the Space Station, both improvements over the last iteration.
Rocket Lab will attempt to recover the first stage of its Electron rocket on the next launch as part of its efforts to make the stage reusable.