Dragon successfully splashed down at 11:31 am PT in the Pacific Ocean, completing the Commercial Resupply Services 8 (CRS 8) mission which began with the liftoff of Falcon 9 and Dragon back on April 8th. Dragon delivered nearly 7,000 lbs of cargo and returned more than 3,700 lbs of cargo, including 1,300 lbs of science. Dragon is the only operational spacecraft capable of both delivering and returning significant amounts of cargo to and from the International Space Station.
The Russian cargo ship Progress 63P the second of three supply flights to resupply the International Space Station in just a few weeks is set to launch.
Launch of the spacecraft carrying three tons of food, fuel and supplies for the Expedition 47 crew is scheduled for 16:23 UTC / 12:23 p.m. EDT (10:23 p.m. Baikonur time) on Thursday, March 31, from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
The launch can be see here with coverage starting a 16:00 UTC / 12 noon EDT.