How to watch NASA and Boeing’s first Starliner launch today

The flight is intended to take two American astronauts, Butch Wilmore and Suni Williams, to the International Space Station (ISS), where they plan to dock at 1:50 p.m. ET tomorrow, June 2 (NASA will also broadcast this live) . . Wilmore and Williams will remain on the station for a week to conduct tests of Starliner and its subsystems before final certification of the spacecraft by NASA for rotation missions to the ISS.

Starliner is part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, in which the agency works with private companies to develop new spacecraft. SpaceX is also part of this program and has launched NASA astronauts since 2020.

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