"Science" channel will host live broadcast of the Crew Dragon launch

On May 30, "Science" TV channel, a part of Digital Television Russia, will broadcast live the launch of the world's first human passengers to space on the SpaceX new Crew Dragon. An hour before the launch of the spacecraft, a discussion will begin with scientific experts.

The host of the live broadcast Aleksey Ivanchenko together with the expert, scientific researcher at the Space Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences Nathan Eismont, will begin the discussion and share all the details about the preparation for the spaceflight. The member of the International Astronomical Union Vladimir Surdin, designer Alexander Khokhlov, cosmonaut Sergey Ryazansky and corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Cosmonautics Andrey Ionin will join the conversation via video link.

The broadcast will also be available on the channel’s official account on YouTube.