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Tuesday, August 15
Vehicle: SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket
Mission: NASA’s SpaceX Crew-7
Site: Launch Complex 39A – Kennedy Space Center
Launch Window: TBA
The next Commercial Crew Program mission sends astronauts to the international Space Station aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule.
The launch of Dragon, named Endurance, will carry NASA astronaut and mission commander Jasmin Moghbeli, ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut and pilot Andreas Mogensen, along with JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) astronaut Satoshi Furukawa and Roscosmos cosmonaut Konstantin Borisov as mission specialists.
This is the first spaceflight for Moghbeli and Borisov, and second flight for Mogensen and Furukawa.