Crew-3 mission: Here’s when to watch launch from the Space Coast

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX and NASA are preparing to launch their Crew-3 mission on Wednesday.

The launch has been delayed several times due to weather and a minor medical issue with one of the astronauts.


NASA and SpaceX are targeting to launch the crewed mission at 9:03 p.m. Wednesday from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center.

NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Tom Marshburn, Kayla Barron and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Matthias Maurer will launch on the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket.

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According to NASA, the Crew Dragon Endurance is scheduled to dock with the space station around 7:10 p.m. Thursday.

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Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.