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How Elon Musk's SpaceX is changing American space flight

Clip: 05/26/2020 | 6m 44s Video has closed captioning.

It has been nearly a decade since an American space crew last lifted off from U.S. soil in a spacecraft built here. That's expected to change Wednesday afternoon with the relaunch of manned space flight. But the occasion will be very different from past launches, as this time, a private company is leading the way as a NASA partner. Miles O’Brien reports on the potentially “revolutionary” moment.

Aired: 05/26/20

Rating: NR

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