SpaceX Crew Dragon’s Demo-2 test flight is still scheduled for MaySpaceX Crew Dragon’s Demo-2 test flight is still scheduled for May

SpaceX Crew Dragon’s Demo-2 test flight is still scheduled for MaySpaceX Crew Dragon’s Demo-2 test flight is still scheduled for May

SpaceX and NASA are pushing through with Crew Dragon’s originally kept an eye on trip in May. They’re preparing for a mid-to-late May dispatch, so it’ll happen somewhat later than the original May seventh deadline. Nonetheless, it doesn’t seem as though they’re expecting the coronavirus flare-up to cause an enormous postponement. The notable flight will dispatch people to space from US soil just because since the last space transport crucial July eighth, 2011. NASA has been purchasing seats on Russia’s Soyuz shuttle to take its space explorers to the ISS from that point forward.

SpaceX has been scrutinizing Crew Dragon for a long time currently, effectively ensuring that its engine, launch escape system and the case in general are working consummately. The kept an eye on trip in May, which will ship space explorers Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley to the space station, is the last test the organization needs to go before Crew Dragon is guaranteed to complete operational group flights to and from the space station. The shuttle will fly on a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. We’ll tell you the specific date when the organization reports it in the coming weeks.