SPACE LAUNCH LIVE will again document history in the making at the NASA launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule on Saturday, May 30th. After their first attempt that was delayed due to weather on Wednesday, SpaceX and NASA are ready to launch. The event marks the first crewed space mission to be launched into orbit from U.S. soil since 2011.
SPACE LAUNCH LIVE will reconvene LIVE Saturday May 30th on the new launch date to document history in the making.
The NASA launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule scheduled for Wednesday, May 27, from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida was delayed due to weather. This event marks the first crewed space mission to be launched into orbit from U.S. soil since 2011.
Appearances by global superstar Katy Perry, TV and Internet personality Adam Savage, former NASA engineer and YouTube sensation Mark Rober and other surprise celebrity guests. It will also include expert insight by former astronauts Mike Massimino and Karen Nyberg; active astronauts Jessica Meir and K. Megan McArthur and; NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine as well as an interview with Astronaut Chris Cassidy from the International Space Station (ISS).
The film crew was granted unprecedented access to NASA and to SpaceX headquarters – giving viewers a rare glimpse inside Launch Control and first-hand accounts from SpaceX Founder and Chief Engineer Elon Musk, Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley and NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine. The documentary reveals the behind-the-scenes action with the teams of SpaceX engineers, NASA employees and scientists as they fulfill the SpaceX mission to “fly, test, and fix” their way to the ISS – with the goal of eventually flying to the moon and to Mars.