Spacecraft SpaceX will test in Ohio

Космический корабль SpaceX испытают в Огайо

Falcon rocket launch

The capsule will experience in the world’s largest thermal vacuum chamber. After the tests Crew Dragon will be transported to the hangar of the Space center. Kennedy in Florida.

The spacecraft Crew Dragon brought to the research center NASA them. John Glenn in the U.S. state of Ohio. On Thursday, June 21, according to Instagram, the company Ilona Mask.

The capsule will experience in the world’s largest thermal vacuum chamber to demonstrate its ability to withstand extreme low/high temperatures and vacuum of space.

After that Crew Dragon will be transported to the hangar of the Space center. Kennedy in Florida, where after the final test it would equip the spaceport in the Falcon 9.

 

 

Crew Dragon is at @using NASA’s Plum Brook Station testing facility in Ohio, home to the largest thermal vacuum chamber in the world, to demonstrate its capability to withstand the extreme temperatures and vacuum of space. Once complete, Crew Dragon will travel to Kennedy Space Center in Florida ahead of its first flight.

Publication from SpaceX (@spacex) 20 Jun 2018 4:25 PDT

 

Earlier it was reported that the company SpaceX launch site at Cape Canaveral launched rocket, the Falcon 9, which should put into orbit a European telecommunications satellite, SES-12.

 

News from the Reporter.net Telegram. Subscribe to our channel https://t.me/korrespondentnet

Source