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Rocket Launch: TBD | Commercial Crew SpaceX Demonstration Mission 2 (CREWED)

TBD Kennedy Space Center LC-39A Commercial Crew SpaceX Demonstration Mission 2 (CREWED)

MISSION

The Commercial Crew Program brings a new era of space exploration to the Space Coast of Florida. For this historic mission, Americans once again launch from U.S. soil for the first time since the conclusion of the Space Shuttle Program.

SpaceX will send two NASA astronauts, Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, on a test mission to help prove the systems meet NASA’s requirements for certification to carry astronauts to the ISS and back.

Learn more about the first Commercial Crew Program flight assignments


LAUNCH VIEWING

Currently, no launch viewing packages are available for this launch. Those who wish to view this launch from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex can anticipate that viewing packages will include admission and access to exclusive viewing locations. Check back as launch dates and times are confirmed, and for launch viewing opportunities from the visitor complex.


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Availability of upcoming viewing opportunities is dependent upon the scheduled launch time and is subject to NASA and U.S. Air Force approval. Launch date, time, and viewing opportunities are subject to change. Launches can be affected by technical and mechanical issues as well as range operations and weather, either in advance or at the last minute.

Image is a likeness of a launch.

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken (left) and Doug Hurley pose for a portrait in front of the SpaceX Dragon Commercial Crew vehicle mock up.

Rocket Launch: TBD | Commercial Crew SpaceX Demonstration Mission 2 (CREWED)

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