SpaceX Crew Dragon Spacecraft, as it undergoes final processing at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida for the Demo-2 launch on May 27, with two astronauts. This will be the first launch of astronauts from American soil since the end of the Space Shuttle program in 2011, as well as the first launch, ever, of astronauts on a private space vehicle into Earth orbit.
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