After several delays the launch of Crew-3 is scheduled for liftoff tonight, November 10th, 2021. NASA and SpaceX are preparing for a launch no earlier than 8:03 pm CST from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Kayla Barron, and Tom Marshburn will be joined by ESA astronaut Matthias Marshburn on their journey to the International Space Station.
Launch coverage will be provided by both NASA and SpaceX, on NASA TV and live on each organization’s respective websites. NASA will begin coverage of launch preparations at 3:45 pm CST all the way through launch and orbital insertion. You can tune back in on Thursday, November 11th at 6:10 pm CST for docking coverage.
SpaceX will be livestreaming the event as well and you can view this coverage on the company’s website at: SpaceX.com
Crew-3 will have a twelve minute launch followed by an almost 24 hour journey to the Space Station.
Follow us on Twitter @CosmicChicago for live tweets of the mission as it progresses through liftoff.