View Full Version : SpaceX Completes Successful Crew Dragon Test of Astronaut Life Saving Escape System

2015-May-06, 04:40 PM
Soaring on the power of an octet of SuperDrago engines, SpaceX successfully completed a critical rapid fire life-saving test of their Dragon crew capsules pad abort emergency escape system that would ignite in a split second to save the astronauts lives in the unlikely event of a failure of the Falcon 9 booster rocket at […]

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Amber Robot
2015-May-06, 04:51 PM
Looks like it would be a rough ride!

2015-May-06, 05:22 PM
Definitely an E ticket.

I'd like to see the video taken from the POV of Dragon, as was shown in the final few seconds after splashdown.