The spacecraft Crew Dragon company SpaceX ready for manned flight on may 27, said the Director of NASA, Jim Breidenstein.
He said that “preflight review of all systems and subsystems are completed.” Booster “is on the launch pad”, reports TASS.
The head of the Commission assessment of the systems of the spacecraft and booster Steve Jersak said that he had been “close all questions” essential questions “about any of systems did not arise”.
The head of the flight program of the ISS kirk schirman reported on the participation of Roscosmos in the discussions, the Russian side has been working with the Americans, “since the first demonstration flight of the spacecraft without a crew and in preparation for this flight discussed all aspects of”.
It is emphasized that the American side had “answered all questions” and “maintains excellent contacts with Russian partners”. Schirman stated that “the trust that arose over many years, gave the opportunity to hold these discussions”.
ISS going astronauts Douglas Hurley and Robert Behnken. The start is scheduled at 23.32 GMT, docked with the ISS on may 28.
Newspaper OPINION considered the question of whether to allow testing of the spacecraft Crew Dragon company SpaceX to refuse delivery of American astronauts to the ISS by the Russian “Unions”.