SpaceX schedules its next Dragon launch


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The competition heats up: After delaying the launch to inspect its rockets for a suspected helium leak, SpaceX has now scheduled the next Dragon cargo mission to ISS for no earlier than April 13.

They will once again try to land their first stage during that launch. Also, the SpaceX schedule also lists a commercial launch later in April and the first launch abort test of Dragon in May.

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  • Elon Musk put the probability of a successful landing of the first attempt at 50%, or 2 – 1 odds. I’ll take bets on the success of the next attempt at 3- 2.

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