NASA Invites Media to SpaceX’s 25th Cargo Launch to Space Station

The SpaceX Cargo Dragon resupply ship is photographed departing the International Space Station after it undocked from the Harmony module’s space-facing international docking adapter on July 8, 2021.
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Media accreditation is now open for SpaceXs 25th cargo resupply mission for NASA to the International Space Station. Liftoff of the cargo Dragon spacecraft on a Falcon 9 rocket is targeted for 11:30 a.m. EDT Tuesday, June 7, from Launch Complex 39A at NASAs Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

SpaceXs Dragon spacecraft will deliver new science investigations, supplies, and equipment for the international crew, including a study of immune aging and potential for reversing those effects. It also will carry an investigation from a team of students at Stanford University that will test the process of creating biopolymer soil composite, a concrete alternative, in microgravity.

Media prelaunch and launch activities will take place at Kennedy. International media must apply by Monday, May 9, and U.S. media must apply by Thursday, May 19.

Media wishing to take part in person must apply for credentials at:

https://media.ksc.nasa.gov

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