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SpaceX capsule captured by space station crew in historic mission

Sydney : Australia | May 25, 2012 at 7:39 AM PDT
Source: Los Angeles Times
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Hennigan For the first time, a spacecraft made by a private company arrived at the International Space Station. SpaceX 's unmanned Dragon spacecraft was captured by the space station's 58-foot robotic arm by astronaut Don Pettit aboard the space station. FULL ARTICLE AT Los Angeles Times
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