With a workaround found for a U.S. Air Force radar issue, SpaceX announced Friday that it is targeting a 3:58 p.m. CDT April 14 launch for its Dragon cargo flight to the International Space Station.

A fire at a critical Florida radar installation — part of the USAF's Eastern Range tracking network — delayed the Dragon's planned March 30 launch atop a Falcon 9 rocket as well as a launch the previous week of an Atlas V rocket carrying a classified National Reconnaissance Office payload. That liftoff is now set for April 10; both launches will be from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

The news website NASASpaceFlight.com reports that while the radar repair is expected to take weeks, a second, inactive installation — "Radar 1.16" — has been reactivated to support both the Atlas and Falcon launches.

The Dragon announcement appeared both on SpaceX's website and on NASA's ISS page.

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