On Sunday 2 August 2020 the first privately built aircraft (Dragon Capsule) to carry NASA astronauts to the space touched down in the gulf of Mexico two months after astronaut Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley left planet earth to the space.
The spaceX Dragon touched down in what was described as “physically demanding way to return to Earth.”
Photos and videos have gone viral after being posted by both NASA and SpaceX and Hurley, one of the astronauts could be heard saying “all good” shortly after splashdown.
“Good splashdown of Dragon confirmed! Welcome back to Earth, @AstroBehnken and @Astro_Doug,” SpaceX tweeted.
“To anybody who touched Endevour, you should take a moment to just cherish this day.” Touching words from @Astro_doug and @AstroBehnken is safely broght out of the spacecraft. #LaunchA merica,” tweeted NASA also.
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