SpaceX to Launch Seven Dragon Missions in 14 Months Written 9 October 2020


An aerial view of the SpaceX launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center. | Shealah Craighead; Wikipedia; Public Domain

Business Insider reports that SpaceX plans to launch seven Dragon missions – including six Crew Dragon missions and one Cargo Dragon mission – to space over the next 14 months. Due to mission overlap, SpaceX Crew Mission Management Director Benji Reed said at a press conference that “every time there’s a Dragon launch, there’ll be two Dragons in space.” The mission overlap begins with Crew-1, scheduled to launch on October 31 and return in April 2021, a month after the planned launch of Crew-2.
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