If another accident happens during the Commercial Crew program, NASA will hold a press conference “within hours,” and while a SpaceX-led investigation into the loss of an unoccupied Crew Dragon test capsule remains underway, agency chief Jim Bridenstine said he remains confident astronauts will launch this year on either Boeing, SpaceX or both companies’ vehicles.  The SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule that made an uncrewed flight test to the International Space Station ...

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