NASA astronaut Bob Behnken, more than halfway through a test flight to the International Space Station on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, described his view of the commercial spaceship on recent spacewalks as “just awesome.” SEE MORE PHOTOS:
SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule looked 'pretty awesome' in spacewalk, astronaut says
'MONUMENTAL': Rocket scientist Olympia LePoint joined CBS2 This Morning to discuss the historic spacewalk performed by NASA astronauts who had been taken to the International Space Station in SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft.
First @NASA astronauts to fly aboard Crew Dragon don their SpaceX spacesuits
SpaceX team has completed 13 successful tests in a row of upgraded Mark 3 parachutes for Crew Dragon. Most recent test demonstrated the parachute system’s ability to land the spacecraft safely in the unlikely event that one of the four main parachutes fails.
Crew Dragon is on SpaceX’s recovery vessel—completing the spacecraft’s first test mission!
"Go NASA! Go SpaceX! Godspeed Bob and Doug!" The NASA launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the Crew Dragon capsule with two astronauts en route to the International Space Station successfully lifted off from the Kennedy Space Center.
SpaceX and have completed thousands of hours of tests, analyses, and reviews in preparation for Crew Dragon’s first test flight to the
Full duration static fire test of Crew Dragon’s launch escape system complete – SpaceX and NASA teams are now reviewing test data and working toward an in-flight demonstration of Crew Dragon’s launch escape capabilities