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Crew Dragon is on SpaceX’s recovery vessel—completing the spacecraft’s first test mission!

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Successful splashdown of the right on time at 8:45 a.m. ET.

Good splashdown of Dragon confirmed!

Dragon’s main parachutes have deployed → 

Dragon’s drogue chutes deployed nominally.

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.@spacex's 'Go Searcher' recovery ship is staged in the Atlantic Ocean awaiting 's splashdown at about 8:45am ET. After splashdown, teams aboard the ship will use a crane to lift the spacecraft out of the ocean. Watch live: 

Dragon's trunk has been jettisoned and its de-orbit burn is complete. Atlantic Ocean splashdown in ~40 minutes →

Back live for Crew Dragon’s reentry and Atlantic Ocean splashdown →

Webcast will be back in ~4.5 hours for splashdown → 

Four departure burns to move Crew Dragon away from the @space_station are now underway

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High-definition cameras aboard the @Space_Station provide clear views of @spacex's . After a five-day mission on our orbiting laboratory, the spacecraft is set to autonomously detach from the @Space_Station and descend to Earth. Watch: /live/ 

Dragon is go to undock from the @space_station

Watch live as Crew Dragon autonomously undocks from the @space_station →

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The @spacex hatch closed at 12:39 p.m. EST! Next up is undocking from @Space_Station which will take place at approximately 2:30 a.m. EST March 8.

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Coming up: @spacex's spacecraft prepares to return to Earth from @Space_Station.

Watch on NASA TV (all times ET): 
March 7 12:15pm Hatch Closure
March 8 2:00am Undocking
March 8 7:30am Deorbit Burn & Splashdown

After launching Crew Dragon on its first test flight to the @Space_Station, Falcon 9 lands on the Of Course I Still Love You droneship—completing SpaceX’s 35th recovery of an orbital class rocket booster.

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The dawn of a new era in human spaceflight

Hatch is open! Crew Dragon will now spend 5 days at the @space_station