REPLAY: First Uncrewed Test Flight of SpaceX Crew Dragon Lifts Off From Kennedy Space Center
By Space Coast Daily // March 2, 2019
Launch targeted for 2:49 a.m. ET
ABOVE VIDEO: NASA TV
(NASA) – Liftoff of the SpaceX Falcon 9 for Demo-1, the first flight test of the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft, was a success Saturday morning from historic Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
The rocket lifted off at 2:49 a.m. EST.
The Demo-1 mission, SpaceX’s inaugural flight with NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, will provide the teams an end-to-end flight test to ensure the spacecraft and systems operate as designed before launching with astronauts.
Coverage of the launch could be seen on Space Coast Daily TV
ABOVE VIDEO: Replay of SpaceX Falcon 9 Demo-1 launch.
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