Astronauts Behnken and Hurley Return To Earth
August 4, 2020
August 2, 2020 - NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley return to earth from the International Space Station in the SpaceX Crew Dragon Endeavour spacecraft associated with the Demo-2 test flight. The spacecraft landed in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Pensacola, Florida. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from NASA photos by Bill Ingalls)
The Demo-2 test flight for NASA's Commercial Crew Program was the first to deliver astronauts to the International Space Station and return them safely to Earth onboard a commercially built and operated spacecraft. Behnken and Hurley returned after spending 64 days in space.