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Rocket: Falcon 9
Payload: Dragon
Date: Dec. 8, 2010
Launch time: 1543 GMT (10:43 a.m. EST)
Landing time: 1902 GMT (2:02 p.m. EST)
Site: SLC-40, Cape Canaveral, Florida

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Dragon parachutes into the Pacific Ocean
SPACEFLIGHT NOW
Posted: December 8, 2010


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SpaceX released these photos of the Dragon spacecraft parachuting and then floating in the Pacific Ocean after splashing down at 2:02 p.m. EST this afternoon.

Credit: Michael Altenhofen/SpaceX





Credit: Michael Altenhofen/SpaceX

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