Difference between revisions of "Engineering:USCV-1"
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|Spacecraft type||Crew Dragon|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||NET July 2020|
|Rocket||Falcon 9 Block 5|
|Launch site||Kennedy Space Center, LC-39A|
|End of mission|
|Landing date||NET January 2021|
|Docking with ISS|
|Time docked||Six months|
USCV-1 (US Crew Vehicle-1), Crew-1 or Crew-One will be the first crewed operational flight of SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft. The new name for this mission will be SpaceX Crew Dragon-1. It is expected to launch in July 2020 with a crew of three, and is planned to be the third orbital flight of Crew Dragon overall. It will transport members of a future expedition to the International Space Station.
Mike Hopkins and Victor Glover were announced as the crew on 3 August 2018.
|Commander|| Michael S. Hopkins, NASA|
|Pilot|| Victor J. Glover, NASA|
|Mission Specialist|| Soichi Noguchi, JAXA|
Kjell N. Lindgren will serve as a backup for both the test flight and the first operational mission crews for Crew Dragon.
- CST-100 Starliner
- "Upcoming Missions". https://spacexnow.com/upcoming.php.
- Twitter message by Victor Glover, 12 April 2019
- Lewis, Marie (3 August 2018). "Meet the Astronauts Flying SpaceX’s Demo-2". https://blogs.nasa.gov/commercialcrew/2018/08/03/meet-the-astronauts-assigned-to-spacexs-first-mission/.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USCV-1 was the original source. Read more.