SpaceX and NASA pass huge milestone ahead of Crew Dragon launch

February 24, 2019

 

SpaceX and NASA passed a critical milestone yesterday getting us one step close to launching SpaceX's Crew Dragon. During the Flight Readiness Review (FRR), they've come to the decision that Crew Dragon, Falcon 9, and all ground support system at LC-39A are ready to support the launch of Demo Mission 1. 

The launch of DM-1 is currently targeting March 2nd at 2:48am EST with 2 separate backup windows of March 5th, and March 8th if a scrub due to weather or technical issues occur before launch. Falcon 9 will roll out to the launchpad at February 28th ahead of liftoff the day after. 

 

 

 

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