As NASA prepares to begin flying crew aboard commercially owned and operated U.S. spacecraft, it is taking a page from its history book and again requiring astronauts to spin in a centrifuge as part of their training. With crewed flight tests aboard both Boeing and SpaceX’s capsules planned for this year, centrifuge training at Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, is underway.  The runs, which began in November, are designed not only to give the astronauts a taste of the gravitational ...


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