SpaceX Capsule Departs Space Station Carrying Astronauts Back Home

The SpaceX Dragon capsule is bringing two NASA astronauts back to Earth after Elon Musk’s company made the first commercial trip carrying humans into orbit

8/2/2020 1:00:00 PM

The SpaceX Dragon capsule is bringing two NASA astronauts back to Earth after Elon Musk’s company made the first commercial trip carrying humans into orbit

The SpaceX Dragon capsule is bringing two NASA astronauts back to Earth after Elon Musk’s company made the first commercial trip to orbit. Photo: Associated Press

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NASA astronauts riding SpaceX capsule poised for weekend return, weather permittingThe two NASA astronauts who rode to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's new Crew Drago are due to return on Sunday after a nearly four-month voyage that marked NASA's first crewed mission from home soil in nine years. U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, who launched to the space station in May, are expected to board Crew Dragon around 5:30 p.m. ET and splash down at one of seven landing sites in the Gulf of Mexico or Atlantic Ocean at about 2:48 p.m. ET on Sunday. Don’t come back - it’s scarier here Fake news Fly safely! and can you pass by the corner asteroid and pick up some salt? Thank you.

NASA astronauts’ scheduled return to Earth aboard SpaceX capsule uncertain due to weatherNASA astronauts' scheduled return to Earth via SpaceX capsule uncertain due to weather: “We won’t leave the space station without some good landing opportunities in front of us.” If I were in that space station and covid-free I'd keep orbiting, landing opps or not This is Major Tom to ground control........

'Isaias may actually help': NASA plans Sunday splashdown of SpaceX capsule off Florida coast'So not intuitive, but Isaias may actually help make nice weather on landing a few hundred miles west,' said Zebulon Scoville, NASA’s flight director.

SpaceX capsule with astronauts aboard heads back to EarthAfter a two-month-long mission to the International Space Station, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are headed home. So cool!

NASA astronauts riding SpaceX capsule poised for Sunday returnThe two NASA astronauts who rode to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's new Crew Dragon are heading home for a Sunday splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, capping a two-month voyage in space that marked NASA's first crewed mission from home soil in nine years. NASA Space_Station NASA Space_Station Really to water... I thought this was a new tech ship that was able to land...❓ NASA Space_Station Beyond our shore of the cosmic ocean, countless mysteries and possibilities await. Behind this shore, is Earth. The only home we've ever known. Safely return home Bob & Doug. Your immediate and collective family welcome you back.

History-making NASA-SpaceX astronauts returning from International Space StationTheir return would mark the first time a commercially built American spacecraft returned from space. It's also NASA's first crewed water landing since 1975. Are they sure they want to come back GioBenitez Trust me. Stay up there, fellas. GioBenitez