SpaceX Crew Capsule Splashes Down After Orbital Test Run

Credit: Crew Dragon capsule: NASA
CAPE CANAVERAL—SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, the first new human spacecraft for orbital flight since the space shuttles, returned from a six-day demonstration mission on March 8, splashing down in the Atlantic Ocean off the Florida coast and setting the stage for a follow-on flight test with NASA...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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