NASA astronauts return from International Space Station, splashdown in SpaceX capsule

Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have returned to Earth.

Updated: August 3, 2020 - 12:28pm

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SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule carrying NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico Sunday afternoon as the pair returned from the International Space Station.

The two men arrived at the station on May 31 after blasting off on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Florida the day prior, according to NASA