LIVE | Start of astronauts’ return from Space Station


Live: NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are returning to Earth from the International Space Station (ISS). Watch along as the SpaceX Crew Dragon gets ready to leave orbit!

Note: times below are in Eastern Daylight Time. Pacific Time is -3 hours, UTC is +4 hours and CET is +6 hours.

Update: Undocking successful on August 1.

Sunday, August 2

2:48 p.m.
Update: Conditions are “Go” for splashdown at Pensacola, off the coast of Florida.
Splashdown is scheduled for this time. NASA and SpaceX are capable of supporting 7 splashdown locations off the coast of Florida. These sites are the coasts of Pensacola, Tampa, Tallahassee, Panama City, Cape Canaveral, Daytona and Jacksonville. For more information, check out the Departure and Splashdown Criteria Fact Sheet.

5 p.m.
Post-splashdown news conference at Johnson Space Center:
– Jim Bridenstine (NASA Administrator)
– Commercial Crew Program representative
– ISS representative
– SpaceX representative
– NASA Astronaut Office representative

Tuesday, Aug. 4

4:30 p.m.
Demo-2 Crew News Conference from the Johnson Space Center with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley.

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