The launch of the American spacecraft Crew Dragon to the International space station opens a new phase in the manned program, said the Executive Director of the state Corporation "Roskosmos" Sergei Krikalev.

Krikalev greeted us counterparts and noted that the success of the mission Crew Dragon will be able to provide additional opportunities and resources of the entire global space program.

The launch of the rocket Falcon 9 c by astronauts on Board the spacecraft Crew Dragon to ISS took place on 30 may 2020. For the first time since 2011, the NASA astronauts flew to the international space station on Board the U.S., not in Russia "Union".