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Trump to attend Florida launch of SpaceX flight: White House

IndiaTimes Saturday, 23 May 2020 ()
US President Donald Trump will attend the May 27 launch of two astronauts aboard a SpaceX mission -- the first crewed space flight from US soil in nine years, the White House said Saturday. US astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley are scheduled to blast off from Kennedy's historic Launch Pad 39A at 2033 GMT on Wednesday for the ISS, arriving the next day.
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