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SpaceX making 1st US crew splashdown in dark since Apollo 8 – Associated Press

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX this weekend will attempt the first U.S. splashdown of returning astronauts in darkness since the Apollo 8 moonshot in 1968….

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) SpaceX this weekend will attempt the first U.S. splashdown of returning astronauts in darkness since the Apollo 8 moonshot in 1968.
Elon Musks company is targeting the predawn hours of Sunday to bring back three NASA astronauts and one from Japan, after dangerously high wind scuttled a pair of earlier attempts.
The astronauts only the second crew to fly SpaceX will depart the International Space Station on Saturday night aboard the SpaceX Dragon capsule that carried them…

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