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Recovery training for Crew Dragon spacecraft. Personnel from NASA, SpaceX and the US Air Force practicing recovery operations for the Crew Dragon spacecraft from SpaceX. This training is using a full-size model of the spacecraft that will take astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS). Air Force parajumpers are practising helping astronauts out of the spacecraft following a water landing. The training is taking place in the Indian River Lagoon, near NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA. SpaceX is developing the Crew Dragon in partnership with NASA's Commercial Crew Program to carry astronauts to and from the ISS. Photographed on 7 June 2017.
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