May 27, 2020, 3:00 pm EDT, NASA and SpaceX are counting down to launch two astronauts, Bob and Dough (Douglas Hurley and Robert Behnken) into space. President Trump’s Air Force 1 has just landed at NASA, to give SpaceX Demo-2 crew a “surprise”. At this very moment, over 800,000 people are watching NASA’s YouTube live broadcasting, not counting many other online platforms or news channels.
【Update】May 27, 2020, 4:50 pm EDT, the launch has been postponed to Saturday (May 30), 3:22 pm EDT due to weather reason. Based on NASA: “safety is always first; this is pretty normal and standard; nothing to worry about; always good to have a little bit practice.”
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