ET liftoff from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on mission to show the spacecraft’s capability to safely separate from the rocket in the unlikely event of an inflight emergency from a failing rocket – from pad camera.

At 2:15 p.m., NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley will participate … NASA and SpaceX are conducting a final Flight Readiness Review through Friday, May 22, for the SpaceX Crew Dragon launch next week.

They will announce their …

The SpaceX Crew Dragon will launch from historic Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is back home at the company’s Commercial Crew and Cargo Processing Facility, undergoing inspection after its first flight as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, known as the Orbital Flight Test.. Starliner launched atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) in Florida, …

NASA astronauts haven't launched to space from U.S. soil since the end of the Space Shuttle era in 2011. Credit: SpaceX. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken (left) and Doug Hurley rehearse their Demo-2 test flight on a SpaceX Crew Dragon spaceflight ahead of a May 27, 2020 launch to the International Space Station.

The launch will mark a critical milestone for NASA's Commercial Crew Program, which involves SpaceX and Boeing developing vehicles capable of carrying humans to the ISS. Launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft, carrying NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station, is slated for Wednesday, May 27, at 4:33 p.m. EDT from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Two televised events are planned for today. The test launch, as well as other activities leading up to the test, will air on NASA Television and the agency’s website. The Crew Dragon spacecraft for the Demo-2 mission is at Cape Canaveral being readied for launch.

NASA has set a May 27 launch date for a SpaceX commercial crew test flight that will be the first to launch NASA astronauts from the US since 2011. On May 27, NASA will launch two astronauts aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Spaceship to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Kennedy Space Center in Orlando, Fla. Media accreditation is open for NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 flight test, which will send two astronauts to the International Space Station as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program.

NASA and SpaceX complete launch escape demonstration test of Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket on Jan. 19, 2020 with 10:30 a.m. NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley will fly on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft, lifting off on a Falcon 9 rocket at 4:32 p.m. EDT May 27, from Launch Complex 39A in Florida, for an extended stay at the space station for the Demo-2 mission. The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft undergoes final processing at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, in preparation for the Demo-2 launch with NASA … NASA provided an official update about the status of its Commercial Crew program, the project it’s working on with partners SpaceX and Boeing to return astronaut launch …