A historic day as NASA & SpaceX launch astronauts on the Crew Dragon spacecraft capsule atop a Falcon 9 rocket. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on board for launch to the International Space Station (ISS). Liftoff currently targeted for 3:22 p.m. EDT, May 30, 2020.
This is the SpaceX first human mission to space with Falcon 9. Watch the SpaceX live streaming below:
Watch history unfold on Saturday, May 30, as NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station. This mission marks the first time since the retirement of the space shuttle in 2011 that humans will fly to the space station from U.S. soil. The first launch attempt on May 27 was scrubbed due to weather.
Set a reminder to tune for joint NASA/SpaceX coverage starting at 11 a.m. EDT, with liftoff currently targeted for 3:22 p.m. EDT. 🚀
Posted by NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration on Saturday, 30 May 2020
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