The mission is a test launch and only has a dummy on board the capsule ahead of a manned flight scheduled for later this year.
NASA hopes to test the technology in the summer with human astronauts aboard.
Crew Dragon next fired its thrusters to begin an approach initiation burn, which brought it inside the approach ellipsoid, a 4-by-2-kilometer egg-shaped zone surrounding the station.
The successful demonstration brings the USA one step closer to once again sending people into orbit without relying on Russian space vehicles, which have ferried American astronauts to the International Space Station since NASA retired its shuttles in 2011.
A day after its launch atop a Falcon 9 rocket, SpaceX's uncrewed Crew Dragon spacecraft has successfully docked with the International Space Station, CNN reported on Sunday.
The demonstration mission, called Demo-1, is the first flight test of a space system designed for humans built and operated by a US commercial company through a public-private partnership.
Crew Dragon will dock to the forward port of the space station'sHarmony module, which has been fitted with an International Docking Adaptor (IDA). SpaceX launched the dummy and the Earth Celestial Buddies plush toy on Crew Dragon Saturday.
No astronauts have been launched to space from American soil since that final shuttle flight in 2011, with the journey to orbit being handled by Russian Soyuz craft instead.
"It's important that we become a spacefaring civilisation and get out there among the stars", Elon Musk, SpaceX's founder, chief executive and lead designer, said.
MARTIN: But if all goes according to plan, Bridenstine says this is the dawn of a new era in human spaceflight.
BRIDENSTINE: Elon Musk made a decision to name the mannequin Ripley after the character in the movie "Alien". They rushed there from Florida after watching the Dragon rocket into orbit early Saturday from NASA's Kennedy Space Center.
MCCLAIN: On behalf of Ripley, little Earth, myself and our crew, welcome to the Crew Dragon.
Ripley and the capsule are rigged with sensors to measure noise, vibration and stresses and monitor the life-support, propulsion and other critical systems.
"We want to maximise our learning so we can get this stuff ready so that when we put crew on, we're ready to go do a real crew mission, and it'll be the right safety for our crews". Once this is completed, the Dragon could be cleared to undertake a manned flight.
Next up, though, is Boeing, which is looking to launch its Starliner capsule without a crew as early as April and with a crew possibly in August.
Pakistan said the arrests were not a result of any external pressure, though Indian officials have reacted with scepticism. The Indian dossier on the Pulwama attack received by Pakistan last week contains no evidence, sources said on Wednesday.
Papa John's has reached a settlement agreement with founder John Schnatter that will see him step down from the company's board. As part of that deal, Starboard agreed to infuse a minimum of $200 million into the chain and retain a seat on the board.
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg dropped three places to No. 8, as his fortune fell by $8.7 billion to $62.3 billion. Kylie Jenner has made Forbes history becoming the youngest self-made billionaire of all time, at the age of 21.
Among those being held by the predominately Kurdish SDF forces are citizens of Western European nations and the United States. About 150 members of the Islamic State surrendered to US -backed forces in Syria on Monday, according to a Reuters report.
According to Smith, "The admission makes it open and shut if someone wants to file a complaint with the FEC". But this ravenous hysteria - it's really getting to a level that is kind of out of control.
Ten years ago, another patient in Berlin received a bone-marrow transplant from a donor with natural immunity to the virus. The CCR5 gene, and the eponymous cell it codes for, nearly certainly play a crucial role in the collateral HIV cure.
As we were still reeling under the shock, Joe got us laughing with the reason behind his decision to choose NickYanka. But it turns out that someone in the family is apparently not so happy with the addition of Priyanka Chopra .
The grub came from Chick-fil-A, McDonald's and Domino's, and team members were lauded by the president before they dug in. Although Trump's selection of food options were ridiculed online , the president seemed happy with how things turned out.
Asked whether she would consider running for any kind of elected office again, she said: "I don't think so". CNN has reported that they include former vice president Joe Biden, who has not yet said if he is running.
Cohen also said that Trump lied to the American public about business interests in Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign. Trump, I fear that if he loses the election in 2020 that there will never be a peaceful transition of power", he said.
Lakers, Carmelo pause contract talks
Anthony began his season with the Houston Rockets before being shut down after 10 games due to on-court chemistry issues. According to ESPN's Basketball Power Index , the Lakers' chance of a playoff berth is less than 1 percent.
Avalanche crashes down on Colorado highway
Crews were doing avalanche control work near mountain highways on Sunday. "Dangerous human-triggered avalanches are very likely". The Colorado Department of Transportation said it was a natural avalanche and not a controlled slide to reduce avalanche hazards.
Park credits Tiger for stunning Singapore win
A double-bogey seven on the 13th ended Ariya's challenge as the tournament settled into a shootout between Park and Lee. Park regained the No.1 spot after her win in Singapore on Sunday and now leads the Thai by just 0.20 points.
"Game of Thrones" Season 8 trailer released by HBO today
Crank up your screen brightness and ready your theories, because the trailer for Game of Thrones' final season is upon us. So Cersei's hiring the Golden Company is what she needs to do at this point to bring the fight back to Daenerys.
Czech man mauled to death by his pet lion
A 34-year-old man has been killed by his privately owned lion in the Czech Republic, news agency CTK reported on Tuesday. He invited neighbours into his garden to see the animals but never got a permit for them, local media reported.