Will undock from ISS at approximately 5:55 p.m. EDT
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(NASA) – The mission that certified the return of astronaut launches from the U.S. is coming home.
Starting at 3:30 p.m. EDT (19:30 UTC) on Friday, April 30, from space to bid farewell to NASA’s SpaceX Crew-1 astronauts: Shannon Walker, Victor Glover, and Mike Hopkins of NASA, and Soichi Noguchi of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency.
The hatch of their Crew Dragon Resilience spacecraft is targeted to close at approximately 3:50 p.m. EDT (19:50 UTC), and they will undock from the International Space Station at approximately 5:55 p.m. EDT (21:55 UTC) to begin their journey home.
Splashdown is targeted for 11:36 a.m. EDT on May 1 and are planning to splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida.