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All systems go for SpaceX and NASA in historic astronaut launch - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

The Demo-2 mission is the first crewed flight to space aboard a commercial spacecraft
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6 ways to watch SpaceX's historic first rocket launch of NASA astronauts live online

6 ways to watch SpaceX's historic first rocket launch of NASA astronauts live online

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

SpaceX is about to launch its highest-stakes mission since Elon Musk founded the company in 2002: Its first launch of people.
NASA is working with the company to launch the mission, called Demo-2, which will fly astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley inside a Crew Dragon spaceship.
The mission is scheduled to launch from from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 4:33 p.m. ET on Wednesday - weather and other conditions permitting. The backup launch days are Saturday and Sunday.
SpaceX, NASA, Neil deGrasse Tyson, National Geographic and ABC News, and others will be broadcasting live video coverage of...
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NASA's chief brought back a famous old 'worm' logo for SpaceX to use during its historic first launch of astronauts

NASA's chief brought back a famous old 'worm' logo for SpaceX to use during its historic first launch of astronauts

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

NASA is bringing back its famous red "worm" logo as the agency gears up for SpaceX's first launch of astronauts .
The logo was discontinued in the 1990s and swapped out for the now better-known logo featuring a blue circle, dubbed the "meatball."
SpaceX is using the worm on its Falcon 9 rocket, Crew Dragon spacesuits, the Tesla cars the astronauts will ride to the launchpad, and more.
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said both logos are "awesome" - "I like both, so we're going with both," he said.
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