May 27, 2020
NASA SpaceX Crew Launch Watch Party
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Watch with the Museum of Nature & Science as NASA and SpaceX launch SpaceX’s Crew Dragon to the International Space Station Wednesday, May 27 at 2:33pm MST. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will be the first crew to launch from American soil since 2011, and the first crew to test fly the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft.
The Watch Party (LAUNCH) livestream will be available on the Las Cruces Museum System Facebook page starting at 2:15pm Wednesday, May 27. Check back at 9:15am MST Thursday, May 28 to watch the SpaceX Crew Dragon dock with the International Space Station.
For more information on this NASA mission please visit: https://www.nasa.gov/specials/dm2/.
Parents and guardians, please watch with your children. NASA astronauts face risks including loss of life. This watch party is an online event with a mixed ages audience. Launches often experience delays so please check back for schedule changes.