NASA SpaceX rocket launch set for noon today


NASA’s SpaceX Crew-five undertaking is predicted to launch round noon today, the corporation confirmed.

The SpaceX Falcon nine rocket crowned by using a Dragon spacecraft is presently looking forward to liftoff at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Hours ahead of the launch, NASA shared a video of the group smiling and waving of their spacesuits.

Lead by means of Commander Nicole Aunapu Mann, the crew of four is expected to spend six months on the International Space Station’s microgravity laboratory.

When they arrive, there might be a brief handover duration with participants of the Crew-4 venture.

Launched on April 27, Crew-four is expected to splashdown off the coast of Florida later this month.

Today’s SpaceX launch comes quickly after NASA showed it had tapped Elon Musk’s private company to reinvigorate the Hubble challenge.