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SpaceX Cargo Ship Lifts Off After Cliffhanger Countdown

SpaceX got its long-delayed commercial cargo run to the International Space Station off the ground on Friday despite Florida’s touch-and-go weather.

The company’s Falcon 9 rocket lifted off into the cloudy skies over Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 3:25 pm ET, sending a robotic Dragon cargo capsule into orbit.

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