NASA Astronauts Behnken and Hurley Returned Safely in the Crew Dragon Capsule

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley flew to the International Space Station (ISS) this May, and the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, together with the two astronauts, has finally returned to Earth.  SpaceX made history back in May with the...

NASA Astronauts Behnken and Hurely Reveal the Details of Their Trip to the ISS

NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken safely arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) after successfully docked with the orbiting lab.   They were required to perform some pressure and leak tests before exiting the Crew Dragon capsule, after which...

SpaceX’s Demo-2 Mission Made History With the First Crewed Launch

SpaceX and NASA have successfully launched the first manned mission into space from American soil in nine long years. On May 30th at 3:22 p.m. ET, SpaceX went to be the first private company to fly NASA astronauts to the...

Watch SpaceX’s Demo-2 Mission Live Streaming

SpaceX and NASA are preparing for a historic moment: today, they plan to launch two astronauts in a commercial spaceflight for the first time in the records. If the weather permits, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will fly...

Pilot SpaceX Crew Dragon With This Simulator – See What’s Like To Dock With The ISS

You really don't have to train as astronauts do in order to know what's it like to pilot the SpaceX Crew Dragon - all you need is a browser and patience. According to the latest reports coming from Engadget, it...

NASA Astronauts Ready to Fly to the ISS in SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Capsule

Reports that ​NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are prepared to launch from soil to the International Space Station (ISS). The two astronauts will be the first American members of NASA to launch from U.S. soil since 2011. Behnken...
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SpaceX Crew Dragon Parachute Test Completed, The May 27th Liftoff Still In The Cards

SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo-2 will be the first crewed test flight spacecraft launched from the US since the final Space Shuttle mission, in 2011. It is scheduled to launch on May 27th, 2020, at 20:32 UTC. After a year full...

Boeing Asked to Redo the Failed Demo it Performed Last Year Before Flying Astronauts to the ISS

Boeing reported on Monday, April 6th, that it plans to repeat a test flight of its manned capsule after last year's sloppy demonstration, later named an incredibly narrow escape by NASA. The aerospace agency's spokesman Jerry Drelling announced that Boeing...

SpaceX Revealed The First Batch Of Data On The Recent Crew Dragon Abort Test

The Crew Dragon abort test took place on January 19, and on-site observations inferred that everything went well. Data collected from the text mentions that the SuperDraco engines were fired up without any problems and propelled the spacecraft away from...

SpaceX to Launch its First Crewed Flight This Summer

SpaceX has successfully conducted an abort test of the technique it will use for its human-crewed rockets if they ever encounter an issue during flight. The test took place at Kennedy Space Center and has included a Falcon 9 rocket...