A Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010 photo provided by SpaceX shows the SpaceX Falcon 9/Dragon rocket at Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla. SpaceX plans to make its first launch attempt in a demonstration test Wednesday for NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program. (AP Photo/SpaceX, Chris Thompson)

Photo by: Chris Thompson

A Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010 photo provided by SpaceX shows the SpaceX Falcon 9/Dragon rocket at Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla. SpaceX plans to make its first launch attempt in a demonstration test Wednesday for NASA's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program. (AP Photo/SpaceX, Chris Thompson)