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How SpaceX and NASA overcame a bitter culture clash to bring back US astronaut launches


How SpaceX and NASA overcame a bitter culture clash to bring back US astronaut launches In May, millions of Americans watched as Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley, two veteran NASA astronauts, strapped into a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule and took a 17,000 mile per hour ride to the International Space Station. It was the first time NASA astronauts launched from US soil since 2011 — and the first time in history that a privately owned vehicle carried humans into Earth's orbit. The astronauts returned safely home last weekend, and once again, NASA and SpaceX employees cheered together, celebrating their coordinated accomplishment.   More



(Source: CNN - Aug 11)

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