SpaceX Crew Dragon returns to Earth with on-target splashdown – Spaceflight Now

STORY WRITTEN FOR CBS NEWS & USED WITH PERMISSION SpaceX’s Dragon Freedom spacecraft splashes down in the Atlantic Ocean. Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls Three NASA astronauts and a European flyer boarded their SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, undocked from the International Space Station and plunged back to Earth Friday, splashing down in the Atlantic Ocean east of … Read more

SpaceX closes out first half of 2022 with on-target launch for SES – Spaceflight Now

SpaceX’s 27th mission of the year lifted off from Cape Canaveral at 5:04 pm EDT (2104 GMT) Wednesday. Credit: Michael Cain / Spaceflight Now / Coldlife Photography SpaceX closed out the first half of 2022 on Wednesday with its 27th mission of the year, powering a commercial television broadcasting satellite into orbit for SES on … Read more