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SpaceX DM-2 Crew Dragon Splashdown

SpaceX DM-2 Crew Dragon Splashdown

Location: Gulf of Mexico, southwest of Pensacola, FL, USA

The first crewed SpaceX Crew Dragon has successfully splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico after its departure from the International Space Station on August 1. Aboard the spacecraft are NASA astronauts Douglas Hurley and Robert Behnken. Timeline (EDT): •1:51 pm – Trunk Separation •1:56 pm – Deorbit burn •2:32 pm – Maneuver to entry attitude •2:44 pm – Drogue parachute deploy •2:45 pm – Main chute deploy •2:48 pm – Splashdown

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