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SpaceX Dragon commercial cargo craft
approaches the International Space
Station on May 25, 2012 for grapple
Expedition 31 Flight
Engineers Don Pettit and Andre Kuipers
grappled Dragon at 9:56 a.m. (EDT)
with the Canadarm2 robotic arm and
used the robotic arm to berth Dragon to
the Earth-facing side of the station's
Harmony node at 12:02 p.m. May 25,
Dragon became the first
commercially developed space vehicle to
be launched to the station to join
Russian, European and Japanese
resupply craft that service the complex
while restoring a U.S. capability to
deliver cargo to the orbital laboratory.
Dragon is scheduled to spend about a
week docked with the station before
returning to Earth on May 31 for
Date Taken/Released: May 25, 2012