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NASA optimistic SpaceX Demo-2 mission launch will go on Wednesday

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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine updated on the status of the SpaceX Demo-2 mission saying "as of right now, we're go for launch." Bridenstine said the weather forecast has improved with a 60% favourability.

Bridenstine also talked the go-no go process should the mission need to be scrubbed and what they are doing to prevent "launch fever" which is the informal term used around projects with high expectations being pushed ahead and possibly overlooking issues. Bridenstine said safety is the highest prioirity and in talking with the astronauts that he would stop this for any reason, and the astronuats both responded "we're go for launch."

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