SpaceX Crew-3 Mission Lifts Off to International Space Station

NASA and SpaceX successfully launched a crew of four astronauts from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida to the International Space Station on the night of November 10.

The mission, called Crew-3, is carrying three NASA astronauts — Raja Chari, Tom Marshburn, and Kayla Barron — and one German astronaut, Matthias Maurer of the European Space Agency.

The mission’s astronauts will replace a crew that landed in the Gulf of Mexico on Monday

This footage, streamed live on NASA’s official Twitter page, shows the countdown, followed by the moment of take-off. Crowds can be heard cheering as the rocket launched into the night sky. Credit: NASA via Storyful

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