President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence reacted to the Sunday evening SpaceX launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida — the second NASA-manned private craft to travel to the International Space Station.
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) November 16, 2020
“A great launch! @NASA was a closed up disaster when we took over. Now it is again the ‘hottest’, most advanced, space center in the world, by far,” tweeted Trump.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 16, 2020
The Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket launched around 7:30pm EST, sending four crew members — three American astronauts and one Japanese astronaut — on course to arrive at the International Space Station late Monday evening. The astronauts themselves are traveling on board “Resilience,” the nickname given to the reusable