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Meet Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, SpaceX’s First NASA Astronauts

NYTimes.com Wednesday, 27 May 2020
They’re best friends and veterans of the astronaut corps, and each is married to another astronaut.
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News video: WEB EXTRA: Astronauts Exit The Spacecraft After Scrubbed Launch

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NASA astronauts Bob Behnken & Doug Hurley left the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft Wednesday after the launch was scrubbed because of bad weather. The next opportunity to launch to the International Space Station is Saturday at 3:22pm ET.

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Nasa astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley have said SpaceX’s astronautcarrier, the Crew Dragon, is ready to go on further missions following itssplashdown return on Sunday. The spacecraft landed on Sunday in the ocean offthe coast of Florida after a 19-hour journey from the International SpaceStation.

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