The New Paper

May 3, 2021

Four astronauts return on SpaceX ship

Four astronauts returned from the International Space Station aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule on Sunday. The crew (which included three NASA astronauts and one from Japan’s Aerospace Exploration Agency) landed in the Gulf of Mexico following a six-month mission to the ISS. The mission was the first to use SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program.
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