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Showing posts with label Robert Behnken (Astronaut). Show all posts
Showing posts with label Robert Behnken (Astronaut). Show all posts

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have returned to Earth after a two-month stay on the space station


Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have returned to Earth after a two-month stay on the space station


Article Excerpt: "... Hurley's and Behnken's capsule touched the water at about 14:48 EDT (19:48 BST; 18:48 GMT). "On behalf of the SpaceX and Nasa teams, welcome back to Planet Earth. Thanks for flying SpaceX," the SpaceX mission control said just after splashdown..."


Reference: www.bbc.com

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

NASA, SpaceX to Launch First Astronauts to Space Station from U.S. Soil Since 2011


NASA, SpaceX to Launch First Astronauts to Space Station from U.S. Soil Since 2011


Article Excerpt: "... As the final flight test for SpaceX, this mission will validate the company’s crew transportation system, including the launch pad, rocket, spacecraft, and operational capabilities. This also will be the first time NASA astronauts will test the spacecraft systems in orbit. Behnken and Hurley..."


Reference: spacecoastdaily.com