Intl. Space Station (@Space_Station )

Intl. Space Station

Bio NASAs page for updates from the International Space Station, the world-class lab orbiting Earth 250 miles above. For the latest research, follow @ISS_Research.
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Account created 23-05-2013 15:25:28
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Twitter Web App : No matter where you are on planet Earth, this is a good thing.

SpaceX CEO @ElonMusk reflects on the success of the #LaunchAmerica mission and what it means for commercial space capability:

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Twitter Media Studio - LiveCut : The NASA and SpaceX Demo-2 mission was intended to test the Crew Dragon vehicle and certify it for operational flight to the space station. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine reflects on the astronauts mission and accomplishments.

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iPhone : LIVE NOW: Our #LaunchAmerica astronauts are welcomed home after today's historic splashdown aboard the SpaceX Dragon Endeavour. Bob Behnken & Col. Doug Hurley arrive at Ellington Field in Houston: twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1โ€ฆ twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1โ€ฆ

iPhone : ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿš€ They're almost home! ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿš€

After undocking from the @space_station yesterday and splashing down off the Florida coast at 2:48 pm ET, Bob Behnken and Col. Doug Hurley are almost back to Houston! Watch as we celebrate their return, starting around 7:15 pm ET. nasa.gov/live pic.twitter.com/CNneFpcyfx

Twitter Web App : Today, flight controllers in Mission Control Houston monitored a historic event: The first splashdown of a crewed commercial spacecraft. ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿš€๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿš€ Our teams worked closely with SpaceX Mission Control in Hawthorne throughout Crew Dragonโ€™s mission aboard the @space_station.

Twitter Media Studio - LiveCut : Starting with Crew 1, SpaceX Crew Dragon will fly four astronauts to the space station, our orbiting laboratory. Joel Montalbano, manager of the International Space Station Program, explains how that increases the amount of research conducted.

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Twitter Media Studio - LiveCut : Steve Stich, manager of NASAโ€™s NASA Commercial Crew Program, explains how certification of Crew Dragon will unfold: By analyzing in-flight data, the splashdown, and thorough inspection of the vehicle.

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Twitter Web App : Diversity brings the resilience to this crew.

NOGUCHI, Soichi ้‡Žๅฃใ€€่ก๏ผ๏ผˆใฎใใกใ€€ใใ†ใ„ใก๏ผ‰ of JAXA(Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) is honored to be a part of the Crew-1 mission, the next SpaceX flight to the Intl. Space Station.

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Twitter Media Studio - LiveCut : Crew Dragons splashdown was an enormous relief, but the work wasnt done yet. Gwynne Shotwell, president and chief operating officer at SpaceX, explains how the good moment was when Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley exited the capsule looking cheerful.

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Twitter Media Studio - LiveCut : After splashdown, Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley reported they were feeling well. Steve Stich, manager of NASAs NASA Commercial Crew Program, shares whats next for the astronauts.

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TweetDeck : .SpaceX engineers are doing a purge of vapor fumes around the Dragon Endeavour to ensure the safety of our #LaunchAmerica crew when they open the hatch.

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TweetDeck : ๐Ÿ‘€ Views of our recovery teams approaching the SpaceX Dragon capsule and gathering the parachutes in the water. #LaunchAmerica

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Twitter Media Studio - LiveCut : And the first splashdown for NASA Astronauts since 1975! Bob Behnken and Col. Doug Hurley parachuted to a landing in the sunny Gulf of Mexico today at 2:48pm ET inside their SpaceX #CrewDragon. nasa.gov/live

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TweetDeck : Dragons four main parachutes have deployed

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TweetDeck : The SpaceX Crew Dragon has entered an expected, temporary communications blackout now as the spacecraft, with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Col. Doug Hurley aboard, continues on its path back to Earth: nasa.gov/nasalive

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