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SpaceX remains on target to launch its landmark Demo-2 mission to the space station this week, NASA officials said.A key readiness review found no showstoppers for the Demo-2 mission.

It's official: SpaceX is 'go' to launch NASA astronauts on Crew Dragon spaceship | Space

The weather factor will be even more critical in Wednesday’s SpaceX Falcon 9 launch because two astronauts will be riding in the Crew Dragon’s capsule.The weather factor will be even more critical in Wednesday’s SpaceX Falcon 9 launch because two astronauts will be riding in the Crew Dragon’s capsule.

Weather could hamper historic flight to space

The exhaustive review took nearly two days as teams of engineers from NASA and SpaceX reviewed every aspect of the upcoming launch.

NASA and SpaceX are go for historic launch

“Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon are vertical on the launch pad https://t.co/2nw9h0jxde”

SpaceX on Twitter: "Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon are vertical on the launch pad… "

“Crew Dragon and Falcon 9 in the hangar at Launch Complex 39A”

SpaceX on Twitter: "Crew Dragon and Falcon 9 in the hangar at Launch Complex 39A… "

“President Trump says he's "thinking" about going to the SpaceX rocket launch next week and tells reporters, "I'd like to put you on the rocket and get rid of you for a while" https://t.co/Nj065CIsxp https://t.co/eNIIS3Jgox”

CBS News on Twitter: "President Trump says he's "thinking" about going to the SpaceX rocket launch next week and tells reporters, "I'd like to put you on the rocket and get rid of you for a while" https://t.co/Nj065CIsxp… https://t.co/B6YhYi6iAP"

“We are go for launch! The Flight Readiness Review has concluded and @NASA's SpaceX Crew Dragon mission is cleared to proceed toward liftoff.”

Jim Bridenstine on Twitter: "We are go for launch! The Flight Readiness Review has concluded and @NASA's SpaceX Crew Dragon mission is cleared to proceed toward liftoff.… https://t.co/CMtgQ8y1Qa"

The president and vice president will travel to Florida to witness the first launch of NASA astronauts on a private spacecraft.

Trump to attend Elon Musk's SpaceX launch in Florida next week - POLITICO

Astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley are preparing to be the first to launch from U.S. soil since the last flight of the Space Shuttle program 9 years ago.Astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley are preparing to be the first to launch from U.S. soil since the last flight of the Space Shuttle program 9 years ago.

Human spaceflight returns to US soil Wednesday :: WRAL.com

NASA and SpaceX are urging spectators to stay at home next Wednesday for safety reasons due to the coronavirus pandemicNASA and SpaceX are urging spectators to stay at home next Wednesday for safety reasons due to the coronavirus pandemic

NASA Urge Spectators to Stay Away From Astronaut Launch | Time

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket went vertical at Kennedy Space Center early Thursday, a 230-foot signal that pad 39A is almost ready to host the first crewed launch from American soil in nearly a decade.A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket went vertical at Kennedy Space Center early Thursday, a 230-foot signal that pad 39A is almost ready to host the first crewed launch from American soil in nearly a decade.

SpaceX goes vertical at Kennedy Space Center ahead of first launch with astronauts

Final preparations underway for historic crewed launch from Space CoastFinal preparations underway for historic crewed launch from Space Coast

Final preparations underway for historic crewed launch from Space Coast

The curtain rises next Wednesday with the scheduled launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule with two NASA astronauts aboard.

Astronauts to lift off from U.S. turf for first time in nearly a decade - Portland Press Herald

ABC News plans live coverage of joint mission between NASA and Elon Musk's SpaceX to send two astronauts to the International Space StationABC News plans live coverage of joint mission between NASA and Elon Musk's SpaceX to send two astronauts to the International Space Station

ABC News, National Geographic Set Live Special to Cover SpaceX Launch – Variety

Space Center Houston, the museum for NASA's Johnson Space Center, is reopening July 1. <p>Space Center Houston, the museum for NASA's Johnson Space Center, is reopening July 1.</p>

Space Center Houston to reopen July 1 with significant new exhibit - HoustonChronicle.com

Kroger Co. says it isn&rsquo;t asking any employees to pay back coronavirus-related bonuses. Photos of letters from Kroger asking employees to return some of their emergency pay were circulating on Twitter Tuesday. Kroger blamed an accounting error for the letters and said it will inform the employees affected that they don&rsquo;t need to repay any money. Kroger paid workers an additional $2 per hour between March 29 and May 23, but recently said it was ending that bonus. Kroger Co. says it isn&rsquo;t asking any employees to pay back coronavirus-related bonuses. Photos of letters from Kroger asking employees to return some of their emergency pay were circulating on Twitter Tuesday. Kroger blamed an accounting error for the letters and said it will inform the employees affected that they don&rsquo;t need to repay any money. Kroger paid workers an additional $2 per hour between March 29 and May 23, but recently said it was ending that bonus.

Kroger lets workers keep extra 'Emergency Pay' after company sent collection letters | WTVC

Kroger lets workers keep extra 'Emergency Pay' after company sent collection letters

The two astronauts who will test drive SpaceX’s brand new rocketship are classmates and friends, veteran spacefliers married to veteran spacefliers, and fathers of young sons. The two astronauts who will test drive SpaceX’s brand new rocketship are classmates and friends, veteran spacefliers married to veteran spacefliers, and fathers of young sons.

The Georgia man who filmed cellphone video of Ahmaud Arbery&rsquo;s fatal shooting was arrested Thursday and charged with murder in his death. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said 50-year-old William &ldquo;Roddie&rdquo; Bryan was arrested on charges of felony murder and criminal attempt to commit false imprisonment. No other details were given. The GBI said in a statement that it would hold a news conference Friday morning. Arbery was slain Feb.The Georgia man who filmed cellphone video of Ahmaud Arbery&rsquo;s fatal shooting was arrested Thursday and charged with murder in his death. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said 50-year-old William &ldquo;Roddie&rdquo; Bryan was arrested on charges of felony murder and criminal attempt to commit false imprisonment. No other details were given. The GBI said in a statement that it would hold a news conference Friday morning. Arbery was slain Feb.

Man who filmed Arbery shooting video charged in his slaying | WPEC

Man who filmed Arbery shooting video charged in his slaying

Epic.Epic.

See SpaceX Crew Dragon and Falcon 9 go vertical on the launchpad - CNET

"You know what, you can never sell this NASA and SpaceX team short.""You know what, you can never sell this NASA and SpaceX team short."

NASA declares that SpaceX is ready to fly its first crewed mission | Ars Technica

"You know what, you can never sell this NASA and SpaceX team short.""You know what, you can never sell this NASA and SpaceX team short."

NASA declares that SpaceX is ready to fly its first crewed mission | Ars Technica

A NASA chief has quit in mysterious circumstances just days before a historic spaceflight is set to take place.A NASA chief has quit in mysterious circumstances just days before a historic spaceflight is set to take place.

NASA mystery: Space chief shockingly QUITS without reason days before historic mission | Science | News | Express.co.uk

Here are the seven iconic moments to expect on May 27 as US astronauts lift-off from US soil for the first time since the Space Shuttle’s final mission almost a decade ago. Here are the seven iconic moments to expect on May 27 as US astronauts lift-off from US soil for the first time since the Space Shuttle’s final mission almost a decade ago.

Tesla Model X, SpaceX, NASA And Apollo: Get Ready For This Week’s Iconic ‘Launch America’ Event

President Trump expressed that he was interested in going to Florida next week to watch Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket blast off with NASA astronauts from American soil for the first time.President Trump expressed that he was interested in going to Florida next week to watch Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket blast off with NASA astronauts from American soil for the first time.

Trump wants to see Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket's manned takeoff | Daily Mail Online

Next week will be the first time astronauts have been launched from Cape Canaveral in nine years.Next week will be the first time astronauts have been launched from Cape Canaveral in nine years.

Nasa tells spectators to stay away from launch but sheriff says they are welcome

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SpaceX's human-carrying capsule looks set to fly humans for the first time, and a new video shows the rocket getting ready.SpaceX's human-carrying capsule looks set to fly humans for the first time, and a new video shows the rocket getting ready.

SpaceX Crew Dragon: watch the Falcon 9 reach the launchpad in style

SpaceX’s upcoming launch marks a turning point in space exploration for several reasons.SpaceX’s upcoming launch marks a turning point in space exploration for several reasons.

“I’m not going to tell Americans they can’t watch a great piece of history. I’m just not going to do it,” Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey said.“I’m not going to tell Americans they can’t watch a great piece of history. I’m just not going to do it,” Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey said.

The two astronauts who will end a nine-year launch drought for NASA arrived at Kennedy Space Center on Wednesday, exactly one week before their historic...The two astronauts who will end a nine-year launch drought for NASA arrived at Kennedy Space Center on Wednesday, exactly one week before their historic...

SpaceX astronauts arrive for first home launch in a decade - MarketWatch

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft and its Falcon 9 launcher rolled to the launch pad on May 21. A few hours later, the rocket went vertical, standing 215 feet tall on its perch atop Pad 39A. From here, SpaceX will conduct a static fire test of the rocket’s main engines on Friday, May 22. During that […]

SpaceX Crew Dragon has made its way to the launch pad (Photos)

Two astronauts flew to Florida on Wednesday to begin final preparations for launch next week atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, the first piloted flight to orbit from U.S. soil since the space shuttle’s retirement nearly nine years ago. Douglas Hurley, the pilot of that final shuttle mission, and spacewalk veteran Robert Behnken landed at […]

Astronauts fly to Florida to prep for historic May 27 launch to space station

SpaceX's Crew Dragon is days away from its highly anticipated launch to the International Space Station. It will be the first crewed launch in SpaceX history, and the first time NASA has sent humans to space from US soil since the Space Shuttle Era.SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is days away from its highly anticipated launch to the International Space Station. It will be the first crewed launch in SpaceX history, and the first time NASA has sent…

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon arrives for its date with destiny – BGR

When the Apollo 11 crew blasted off from Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center nearly 51 years ago, their launch ended the race for the moon. And when astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley launch from the same pad next week, they’ll be ending another space race.When the Apollo 11 crew blasted off from Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center nearly 51 years ago, their launch ended the race for the moon. And when astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley launch from the same pad next week, they’ll be ending another space race.

SpaceX Director of Crew Mission Management Benji Reed said he expects a "high chance" of bad weather delaying next week's astronaut launch.SpaceX Director of Crew Mission Management Benji Reed said he expects a "high chance" of bad weather delaying next week's astronaut launch.

SpaceX Says “High Chance” Human Launch Will Be Pushed Back

SpaceX Director of Crew Mission Management Benji Reed said he expects a "high chance" of bad weather delaying next week's astronaut launch.SpaceX Director of Crew Mission Management Benji Reed said he expects a "high chance" of bad weather delaying next week's astronaut launch.

SpaceX Says "High Chance" Human Launch Will Be Pushed Back

NASA today signed off on the first crewed launch of a SpaceX spaceship, and the rocket for that launch got its final test firing.NASA today signed off on the first crewed launch of a SpaceX spaceship, and the rocket for that launch got its final test firing.

NASA gives crucial thumbs-up to SpaceX’s historic crewed flight

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he would like to put journalists in the NASA and SpaceX rocket launch next week and send them away "for a while."President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he would like to put journalists in the NASA and SpaceX rocket launch next week and send them away "for a while."

Trump Says He'd Like to Launch Journos in SpaceX Rocket

To cross the finish line first SpaceX slashed production costs, built a reusable rocket and spacecraft from the ground up and beat out a 100 year old aviation giant in process.To cross the finish line first SpaceX slashed production costs, built a reusable rocket and spacecraft from the ground up and beat out a 100 year old aviation giant in process.

Elon Musk beats out Boeing in the space race to launch NASA astronauts

The project, to be shown on Science and Discovery, documents NASA's launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon Capsule.The project, to be shown on Science and Discovery, documents NASA's launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon Capsule.

Walton Goggins Narrates ‘NASA & SpaceX’ Docu On Launch Of Falcon 9 – Deadline

With less than a week before the planned launch of astronauts from U.S. soil for the first time since 2011, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with Crew Dragon capsule went vertical on the launch pad at Kennedy Space Center.With less than a week before the planned launch of astronauts from U.S. soil for the first time since 2011, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with Crew Dragon capsule went vertical on the launch pad at Kennedy Space Center.

SpaceX Crew Dragon goes vertical on Kennedy Space Center launch pad - Orlando Sentinel

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The SpaceX rocket that will carry two astronauts from U.S. soil into orbit for the first time in nearly a decade is now sitting upright on a Florida launchpad.The SpaceX rocket that will carry two astronauts from U.S. soil into orbit for the first time in nearly a decade is now sitting upright on a Florida launchpad.

WATCH: SpaceX rocket that will be first manned launch from US soil in 9 years lifted upright on launchpad

President Donald Trump will be in attendance on Wednesday when NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts from American soil for the first time in nearly a decade. President Donald Trump will be in attendance on Wednesday when NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts from American soil for the first time in nearly a decade.

Trump to attend SpaceX, NASA astronaut launch

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has conducted a static fire test ahead of the Crew Dragon…

SpaceX, Falcon 9 for Demo-2 mission conducts critical static fire test - NASASpaceFlight.com

NASA's newest test pilots are veteran astronauts, friends