By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Four astronauts are on the way to the international Space Station.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Ending Extended Jobless Benefits, Unemployment Rate Falls Below 5%
The SpaceX mission lifted off from the Kennedy Space Center on Friday morning.READ MORE: Hundreds March Through Pittsburgh In Solidarity With Palestine
A flash of light was seen as the capsule made its way across the sky over Pittsburgh.
People all along the East Coast had a similar view of the rocket immediately after launch.MORE NEWS: 'A Solemn Day For A Solemn Ride': Local Police Honor Fallen Officers With Memorial Ride
This is the first time that SpaceX has re-used a crew capsule and rocket for a crewed mission.