SpaceX Crew-2 Cleared For April 22 Launch

SpaceX Crew-2 from left Thomas Pesquet, Megan McArthur, Shane Kimbrough and Akihiko Hoshide prepare to depart Kennedy Space Center’s Operations and Checkout Building as part of an April 18 dress rehearsal for launch.
Credit: Aubrey Gemignani/NASA
CAPE CANAVERAL—NASA and SpaceX completed the Launch Readiness Review (LRR) for the SpaceX Crew-2 mission on April 20, clearing the Falcon 9-Crew Dragon system for liftoff from Kennedy Space Center at 6:11 a.m. EDT on April 22, weather permitting. For Crew-2, SpaceX is reusing the Dragon Endeavour...

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