The Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., early Tuesday, May 22, 2012. The launch marked the first time a private company has sent its own rocket to deliver supplies to the International Space Station. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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The Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., early Tuesday, May 22, 2012. The launch marked the first time a private company has sent its own rocket to deliver supplies to the International Space Station. (AP Photo/John Raoux)