1. Orbital Sciences became the second private company to dock their spacecraft with the ISS.
- Successfully launched their first Falcon 9 for a private customer
- Inaugurated the new Falcon 9 with the sexy engine arrangement (you can't tell I am a fan)
- Tested refiring the engines after stage separation for rocket re-entry, moving further towards reusable rockets after the recent Grasshopper tests (no, they didn't recover the rocket, sadly)