SpaceX docks at the International Space Station with two NASA astronauts for the first time

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule eased its way to the International Space Station on Sunday morning, autonomously docking and marking the first time an American commercial capsule with humans aboard performed the feat.

The docking, which concluded shortly before 10:30 a.m. EDT, came at the end of a 19-hour journey in space for the newly renamed capsule, now called “Endeavour.” The name was chosen by astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken, who went on the mission, as a call-back to the space shuttle Endeavour that took them both to space for the first time on separate flights. Read more here.