VIDEO: Splashdown Pensacola, boaters flock to splashdown site

Splashdown Pensacola: SpaceX Return

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Video from the LIVE NASA feed of the SpaceX splashdown off Pensacola shows boaters flocking to the scene of the splashdown. They were kept back as the Dragon capsule was loaded onto of a recovery vessel to bring the capsule onto dry land.

The capsule and the two American astronauts on board splashed down about 170 miles off the coast. It was the first reentry by splashdown in four decades and the first ever in the Gulf of Mexico.


Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Videos

More Video

More Local News

3-Day Forecast

Trending Stories