SpaceX Crew-4 Astronauts Enter Quarantine Before Launch to ISS

As of Thursday, April 7th, the four astronauts set to take off as part of the SpaceX Crew-4 mission to the ISS have officially entered their pre-launch quarantine, a requirement all astronauts have to go through before going to space.

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Demo Mission launch. Credit: SpaceX on Unsplash

The two-week quarantine is a routine part of final preparations for all missions to the ISS. Astronauts can choose to remain…



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Rebecca Jean Beamer

Published author on NASA’s Radio Jove project. Researching science topics to deliver to you in bite-sized stories. Always stay curious!