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Crew Dragon Pad Abort Test

On May 6, 2015, SpaceX completed the first key flight test of its Crew Dragon spacecraft, a vehicle designed to carry astronauts to and from space. The successful Pad Abort Test was the first flight test of SpaceX's revolutionary launch abort system, and the data captured here will be critical in preparing Crew Dragon for its first human missions in 2017. Learn more: www.spacex.com/news/2015/05/06/crew-dragon-completes-pad-... and www.spacex.com/news/2015/05/04/5-things-know-about-spacex...

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Uploaded on May 8, 2015