SpaceX with NASA crew is back home
Part of: GS Prelims – Science and Technology – Space missions
- Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth in their SpaceX Dragon capsule named Endeavour after successful two-month mission.
- It was the first splashdown by U.S. astronauts in 45 years, with the first commercially built and operated spacecraft to carry people to and from orbit.
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- SpaceX’s Crew Dragon craft had delivered Nasa astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) and became the first human spaceflight with private collaboration.