News Archive / Tagged: Demo-1
Historic Crew Dragon flight concludes with Atlantic splashdownDerek RichardsonMarch 8th, 2019
The Crew Dragon Demo-1 mission came to an end with a successful splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean not far from where its journey began six days ago.
1st stage used for Crew Dragon launch returns to Port CanaveralDerek RichardsonMarch 5th, 2019
The first stage of the Falcon 9 used for the historic Crew Dragon launch returned to port just three days after landing on a drone ship in the Atlantic.
‘New era in spaceflight’: Crew Dragon docks with space stationDerek RichardsonMarch 3rd, 2019
For the first time since the end of the Space Shuttle program, a U.S. spacecraft designed to fly humans has docked with the International Space Station.
Gallery: 1st Crew Dragon takes flightDerek RichardsonMarch 2nd, 2019
On March 2, 2019, SpaceX launched its first Crew Dragon spacecraft, setting the stage for a docking with the International Space Station 27 hours later.
NASA, SpaceX complete Crew Dragon flight readiness reviewDerek RichardsonFebruary 22nd, 2019
After years of development, SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is nearly ready to fly its first unpiloted test flight to the International Space Station.
NASA confirms NET March 2 for 1st Crew Dragon flightDerek RichardsonFebruary 6th, 2019
NASA announced Wednesday that SpaceX is targeting no earlier than March 2, 2019, for the first flight of the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft.
SpaceX Demo Flight 1 could slip to MarchJason RhianJanuary 31st, 2019
The world is on the edge of its seat waiting for the first flight of a crew-rated Dragon spacecraft. It appears it will have to wait a little longer.
Crew Dragon flight ‘about a month away’ – UPDATEDerek RichardsonJanuary 8th, 2019
According to a tweet from SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, the company’s first Crew Dragon flight is “about a month away,” likely pushing the flight into February.