The SpaceX Dragon has made a splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico to complete its return to earth.
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) August 2, 2020
NASA notes that it is the first splashdown of an American crew since the mid-1970s.
"Thanks for flying @SpaceX."
📍 Current Location: Planet Earth
— NASA (@NASA) August 2, 2020
Dragon is stable in the water
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) August 2, 2020
Astronauts Bob Behnken and Col. Doug Hurley are officially back on planet earth.
The @SpaceX recovery team is preparing to hoist the Crew Dragon on to the recovery ship. @AstroBehnken and @Astro_Doug will then make their way back to the coast and fly to Houston: https://t.co/A9sbAYtdcB pic.twitter.com/wKsaGD13Og
— NASA's Kennedy Space Center (@NASAKennedy) August 2, 2020