Star- trekking and morehelicopter. That is how any 21st century spaceship should ideally land added Musk. Over 32,500 people had also watched the unveiling of the Dragon via a live SpaceX webcast. The cabin is designed to fly 7 crew members and it looked like a Star Trek movie-set rather than the flight deck of a NASA space shuttle that is now retired.
Dragon launches via the SpaceX Falcon-9 rocket. It is 1 of 3 privately-owned space taxis that are vying for development funds & launch contracts from NASA. The United States space agency had turned over the space station cargo runs & the crew ferry flights after it retired its shuttle fleet in 2011. SpaceX already has a $1.6B contract for resupply missions of 12 stations.