SpaceX has launched a regular route into space

SpaceX has launched a regular route into space

Photo: twitter.com/SpaceX

Crew Dragon launched to ISS with its first operational flight

Crew Dragon will be flown to the International Space Station via SpaceX’s Falcon 9 launch vehicle.

The crewed spacecraft Crew Dragon launched to the International Space Station (ISS) with its first operational flight. Broadcast on Monday, November 16, on NASA’s Twitter account.

Elon Musk’s company – SpaceX, which is the first private company that began to deliver people into space, sent four astronauts to the International Space Station on its own spacecraft.

It is reported that 9 minutes after launch, the first stage of the Falcon 9 returned to Earth. The rocket landed on a platform in the Atlantic Ocean.

There are three American astronauts on board: Commander Michael Hopkins, pilot Victor Glover, and specialist Shannon Walker, and Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi.

The crew of the first regular mission Crew-1 will join the crew of the 64th ISS Expedition, which now includes NASA astronaut Kathleen Rubins, as well as Russians Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov.

It was also reported that SpaceX’s Falcon-9 space launch vehicles could be used by the US military for urgent transportation of cargo around the planet through space.

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