Here’s how upcoming SpaceX test puts Central Florida closer to launching humans

The next launch from Florida’s Space Coast will put the region one step closer to sending humans into orbit for the first time in eight years.

NASA and SpaceX plan to hold an in-flight test of the SpaceX-built Crew Dragon spacecraft on Jan. 11 at Kennedy Space Center. The flight is meant to test a key safety feature of the spacecraft, which eventually will fly astronauts to and from the International Space Station. Read more here.