(CNN) -- SpaceX's launch of the first private spacecraft bound for the International Space Station has been rescheduled for next week after the mission was aborted Saturday a half a second before liftoff, the company said. The historic launch of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, with its Dragon capsule filled with food, supplies and science experiments, was halted when a flight computer detected "high pressure in the engine 5 combustion chamber," the company said in a statement.
A private space cargo firm's historic launch to the International Space Station descended into chaos this morning when the mission was abandoned just one second before lift-off. The unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was set to blast o... Read Post
SpaceX will try again on Tuesday to launch its re-supply mission to the space station. The first attempt on Saturday was thwarted by a faulty valve in one of the engines on the California company's Falcon 9 rocket.The lift-off at th... Read Post