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Astronauts Crew Dragon said that they were able to sleep on the ship

Astronauts Crew Dragon said that they were able to sleep the first night on the ship.

"We were able to sleep for about seven hours. I was able to sleep, Doug, too," - said during the welcoming ceremony at the International space station astronaut Bob Behnken. The stream leads from the ISS NASA.

According to Behnken, sleep first night on a space ship is never easy, but Crew Dragon is very smooth and provides good ventilation, so no problems.

The crew belonging to the company SpaceX Elon musk Dragon spacecraft Crew transferred to the International space station.

Crew Dragon was launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Saturday. In the first test manned flight went astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken. The vehicle docking with the ISS took place automatically on Sunday at 17:17 GMT. The ISS Hurley and Behnken were met by the station commander Chris Cassidy and Russian cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Wagner.