SpaceX Dragon capsule splashes down off Florida coast with Crew-5 astronauts

SpaceX’s Crew-5 astronauts have returned to Earth.

The four astronauts on the SpaceX Dragon capsule, named Endurance, landed late Saturday (March 11), completing a five-month mission to the International Space Station. Returning on the capsule were NASA astronauts Josh Cassada and Nicole Mann, Japan’s Koichi Wakata and Russia’s cosmonaut Anna Kikina, who splashed in the dark after landing at 9:02 p.m. EST off the coast of Tampa Bay, Fla. had raced across the Gulf of Mexico (0202 GMT on March 12).

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