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Before 2 astronauts can fly home to Earth on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, NASA says they will need to scan the ship’s plasma-blocking belly for damage

SpaceX on May 30 launched NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley to orbit – the private company’s first flight of humans. Behnken and Hurley rode SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon spaceship, developed with NASA’s help, to the International Space Station (ISS). The crew is now wrapping up its test mission […]
Before 2 astronauts can fly home to Earth on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, NASA says they will need to scan the ship’s plasma-blocking belly for damage
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SpaceX just docked the first commercial spaceship built for astronauts to the International Space Station — what NASA calls a ‘historic achievement’

Elon Musk’s rocket company, SpaceX, on Saturday launched for the first time a commercial spaceship designed to fly NASA astronauts. The ship, called Crew Dragon, pulled off another first on Sunday morning: its first docking with the International Space Station. No people flew inside Crew Dragon (just cargo and a […]
SpaceX just docked the first commercial spaceship built for astronauts to the International Space Station — what NASA calls a ‘historic achievement’