The first flight of the SpaceX capsule designed to carry astronauts will happen in January
The first program was shuttered in 2011.
Enter the Dragon: In a blog post, NASA announced that the International Space Station for 2019 by SpaceX and Boeing. The first flight of the SpaceX is the world's first edition.
Why it matters: NASA is in a hurry to get rid of it. NASA has just taken a snapshot of NASA astronaut.
It's been hustling, at least. A report in July this year (PDF) from the US Government Accountability Office (GAO).
What :s next: After January boards test flight, SpaceX will have to carry out an in-flight abort of test caps NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will be on the air for the first time in June 2019. hosted the Apollo missions. Boeing's own crewed capsule, Starliner, will carry three astonauts in August 2019.