Successful SpaceX Launch in Pictures

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Friday. AP Photo/John Raoux
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Friday. AP Photo/John Raoux
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Kennedy Space Center. The rocket will deliver almost 7,000 pounds of science research, crew supplies, and hardware to the International Space Station. AP Photo/John Raoux
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Kennedy Space Center. The rocket will deliver almost 7,000 pounds of science research, crew supplies, and hardware to the International Space Station. AP Photo/John Raoux
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center. AP Photo/John Raoux
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center. AP Photo/John Raoux
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft from the launch platform in Cape Canaveral. After four failed bids SpaceX finally stuck the landing, powering the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket onto an ocean platform where it touched down upright after launching cargo to space. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft from the launch platform in Cape Canaveral. After four failed bids SpaceX finally stuck the landing, powering the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket onto an ocean platform where it touched down upright after launching cargo to space. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft from the launch platform in Cape Canaveral. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft from the launch platform in Cape Canaveral. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
After four failed bids SpaceX finally stuck the landing, powering the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket onto an ocean platform where it touched down upright after launching cargo to space. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
After four failed bids SpaceX finally stuck the landing, powering the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket onto an ocean platform where it touched down upright after launching cargo to space. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket goes into orbit with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images
Space X's Falcon 9 rocket goes into orbit with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft. BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images