Starlink Launch NET Tuesday, as CRS-21 Dragon Mission Moves to 5 Dec

Record-setting Falcon 9 must wait until Tuesday at 9:13 p.m. EST for launch Starlink mission, as @NASA & @SpaceX teams complete FRR for CRS-21 mission. […]

Dragon Resilience Crew Discusses Falcon 9 Ride, Living in Space

#Crew1 astronauts @Astro_Illini, @AstroVicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker talked about launch, bedroom arrangements & science as they settle into @Space_Station. […]

Dragon Resilience Docks at Space Station, Expands Expedition 64 to Seven Crew

@Space_Station now has a 7-person long-duration crew for the 1st time in its history, following smooth #Crew1 docking. @Astro_Illini, @AstroVicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker will help to increase the station’s science utilization to 70hr per week. […]

On Anniversary of Longest U.S. Crewed Spaceflight, Dragon Resilience Prepares for ISS Docking

OTD in 1973, 3 astronauts launched to Skylab for what still stands as America’s longest human space mission flown on a U.S. vehicle. But Crew-1, currently inbound to @Space_Station, aims to break that record. […]

SpaceX, NASA Launch Crew-1; First U.S. Crewed Night Launch in 10 Years

@SpaceX & @NASA have launched #Crew1 astros @Astro_Illini, @VicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker to @Space_Station. Docking due on Monday night. […]

Crew-1 Readies for Sunday Launch, 28-Hour Trek to Space Station

@NASA & @SpaceX are set to launch #Crew1 at 7:27 p.m. EST Sunday, for 28hr trek to @Space_Station. But the weather may have other ideas. […]

New Falcon 9, Dragon Resilience, Crew-1 Ready for Saturday Launch, Weather Permitting

@SpaceX & @NASA are ready for #Crew1: the 100th human visit to the @Space_Station. Liftoff at 7:49 p.m. EST Saturday, weather permitting. #LaunchAmerica […]

Crew-1 Brings Wide Range of Experience to Space Station Mission (Part 2)

Part 2 of @AmericaSpace’s in-depth look at the #Crew1 astronauts focuses on Mission Specialists @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker. #LaunchAmerica […]

Crew Dragon Completes Certification, As FRR Clears Crew-1 for 14 Nov Launch

@NASA & @SpaceX formally certify Crew Dragon as 1st commercial provider of human transportation services to space. But Tropical Storm Eta may pose problems for this week’s NROL-101 & Crew-1 launches. […]

Crew-1 Brings Wide Range of Experience to Space Station Mission (Part 1)

As #Crew1 prepares for launch on Saturday, AmericaSpace looks at a team of astronauts who bring a wide range of experience to this important mission. In Part 1 of this 2-part story, we look at the careers of CDR @Astro_Illini & PLT @VicGlover. […]