Supply launch heading to International Space Station

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A fresh load of supplies is on its way to the International Space Station.

A rocked launched Wednesday from an island off the coast of Virginia.

The Northrop Grumman rocket should arrive at the space station on Friday.

Related: NASA plans record-setting stay for Christina Koch at International Space Station

Along with hundreds of normal meals for the astronauts, the rocket is also carrying a special Easter dinner including:

  • Turkey
  • Pork chops
  • Asparagus
  • Cobbler

Some robots, lab mice and tiny research satellites are also on board.

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