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Nasa SpaceX launch: Astronauts complete rehearsal for historic mission

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Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken ready themselves and their kit for Wednesday's flight to the space station.
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The countdown is on for Wednesday's historic SpaceX launch with two NASA astronauts is set to blast off from U.S. soil.

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