SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Suffers ‘Anomaly’ During Testing at Cape Canaveral

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One of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon crew capsules suffered an “anomaly” on the launch pad at Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station while testing its engines on Saturday, with Florida Today posting an image of “orange plumes” rising from the launchpad and noting “unconfirmed reports” that the capsule was destroyed.

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Critical Test Flight of SpaceX Crew Capsule Scheduled for Saturday

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SpaceX is set to send an uncrewed Dragon capsule to the International Space Station this weekend in one of the most anticipated launches of 2019. A successful test would pave the way for a crewed mission later in the year—and the subsequent return of America’s ability to launch astronauts into space on its own terms.

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https://gizmodo.com/critical-test-flight-of-spacex-crew-capsule-scheduled-f-1832960247