Musk urged humanity to be proud of the Crew Dragon launch

Head of SpaceX Elon Musk believes that humanity can be proud of running his company developed spacecraft Crew Dragon to the International space station.

On Saturday the Falcon 9 rocket successfully delivered into orbit the spacecraft Crew Dragon with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley. On Sunday the scheduled docking of the vessel with the ISS.

Entrepreneur and the inventor admitted that "he himself was overwhelmed with emotion."

Musk claims that this mission was "the first step towards ensuring that people have become multiplanetary civilization".

Earlier, the President of the United States Donald trump congratulated the Mask with the successful launch and called it "a triumphant return to the stars."