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NASA and SpaceX rehearse for big launch day, complete with a Tesla ride to the pad  

By Editor - Sat May 23, 5:10 pm

NASA and SpaceX put astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken and the rest of the team at Kennedy Space Center in Florida through a “dry dress rehearsal” today in preparation for next week's historic launch to the International Space Station. The simulated countdown covered all of the steps on the timeline for sending the two astronauts on the first-ever crewed trip into space aboard SpaceX's Crew Dragon, up to the point of loading propellants into the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at Launch Complex 39A. Hurley and Behnken rode to the pad in a NASA-branded Tesla Model X SUV ⁠— which… Read More

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NASA and SpaceX rehearse for big launch day, complete with a Tesla ride to the pad

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