SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying NASA astronauts docks with ISS
SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft docks with the Worldwide House Station on Might 30, 2020.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The inaugural SpaceX astronaut mission efficiently accomplished the primary leg of its journey on Sunday, docking with the Worldwide House Station.
“It has been an actual honor to be only a small a part of this 9 yr endeavor because the final time the US has docked with the Worldwide House Station,” NASA astronaut Bob Behnken stated, talking from the spacecraft.
“Now we have to congratulate the women and men of SpaceX … their unimaginable efforts during the last a number of years to make this doable can not go overstated,” Behnken added.
Docking was accomplished at 10:30 a.m. ET, whereas passing in orbit over the northern border of China and Mongolia. Behnken and Doug Hurley will then disembark Crew Dragon and be part of the three crew presently on board the Worldwide House Station.
“Crew of Expedition 63 is honored to welcome Dragon and the Industrial Crew program aboard…