A SpaceX Crew Dragon aboard a Falcon 9 rocket carrying four astronauts blasted towards low Earth orbit around 0549 ET from Cape Canaveral, Florida. The Dragon capsule should dock at the ISS around 0510 ET Saturday.
Here's the liftoff of Falcon 9 and Dragon.
"Main engine cutoff and stage separation confirmed. Second stage engine burn underway," SpaceX tweeted.
Main engine cutoff and stage separation confirmed. Second stage engine burn underway pic.twitter.com/dyvxICjavF— SpaceX (@SpaceX) April 23, 2021
Dragon capsule has separated from the Falcon 9 rocket and is on the way to ISS.