Cape Canaveral, Florida – A private rocket to leave the company the International Space Station (ISS ) yesterday.
It is the first commercial airline to be launched by a private company to the ISS.
rocket, called Falcon 9 carrying Dragon capsule filled with loads of food.
It was launched from a launch center here at about 3:44 am local time.
rocket over 54 meters and without a pilot will be docked at the ISS in the next few days.
rocket launch was intended to demonstrate that the private aviation industry is able to heal the U.S. space to the ISS.
Before this Administration National Aeronautics and Space (NASA) has ceased operations into space flight last year.
rocket was supposed to be launched on Saturday.
However, it was postponed due to high stress on the rocket engine.
rocket company SpaceX that issue is owned by billionaire Elon Musk . He is also the co-founder of Paypal.
“Falcon flying perfectly,” said Musk on Twitter.
The company has a contract of U.S. $ 6.6 billion (RM20.60 billion) with NASA for a mission to send supplies to the ISS.