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SpaceX Dragon Crew Demo-1 Flight to the Space Station: What to Expect

SpaceX is preparing for a major spaceflight milestone. Elon Musk's company intends to fly the first demonstration mission of its Crew Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on March 2nd. This known as Demo-1 flight is not screwed. If all goes well, Crew Dragon will probably bring astronauts to the orbita lab for the first time this summer. [Take …

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SpaceX postpones the first Crew Dragon flight until March 2nd

Targeting on March 2 for Crew Dragon's first flight to @Space_Station https://t.co/oJRtDhV3aL pic.twitter.com/lLw1FJHLvI – SpaceX (@SpaceX) February 6, 2019 Crew Dragon will travel to the ISS for two weeks to show that astronauts can safely be brought to the station. Of course, the capsule will not carry any human passengers, as the demo flight will test capsule hardware, check data, …

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SpaceX video shows Crew Dragon Access arm for astronauts

SpaceX just unveiled the view that astronauts will see as they board a Crew Dragon spaceship. A new SpaceX video featured on Twitter on Friday (January 25) provides an insight into what NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will see later this year when they first became a Crew Dragon enter for their first manned space flight. The video …

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SpaceX turns its engines as it gets closer to the crew flight

Last Thursday, a shiny new SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket sat on NASA's historic 39A pad at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, waiting to fire its engines. The exercise was part of a pre-race routine test. What was not routine was the presence of a Crew Dragon capsule on the Black and White Black Hawk. Accommodating up to seven passengers, …

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SpaceX's first human crew includes astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley

2019 could finally be the year when American astronauts return to orbit from American soil, ending an eight-year drought that began when NASA's Space Shuttle program was discontinued in 2011. NASA Commercial Crew Program Opening Flights Planned In the coming months, the vehicles will be carried for the first time in private vehicles with space astronauts. If the current schedules …

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Flight crew transferred to Fort Lauderdale hospital after being …

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Five members of an American Airlines flight crew were taken to hospital as a precautionary measure on Thursday, after complaining of a smell on the plane at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport. The American Airlines 1897 flight from Philadelphia landed in Fort Lauderdale around 11am. "Shortly before landing, crew members complained of a smell on board," American Airlines …

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SpaceX Crew Dragon mission to the ISS has been delayed again

Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon get ready for a test flight. SpaceX SpaceX and NASA are no strangers to the launch delays of and the last is the first large test flight of the SpaceX crew capsule, the Crew Dragon. NASA announced Thursday that it has postponed its demo-1 launch schedule until February at the earliest. Crew Dragon had previously …

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Look for the crew of Mirage fighter jets in eastern France

Copyright of the photograph AFP The Mirage 2000-D is a mainstay of the French Air Force Rescuers in eastern France are looking for the two crew members of a jet fighter who crashed in a mountainous region on Wednesday. The wreck of the Mirage 2000-D was found near Mignovillard in the Jura at an altitude of about 1,000 meters. It …

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