Separation Confirmed! Dragon Leaves Behind Second Stage

NASA's SpaceX Crew-7 launch from Kennedy Space Center
SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft, named Endurance, separates from the second stage during NASA’s SpaceX Crew-7 mission. Photo credit: NASA TV

Dragon has separated from the second stage and is flying on its own. The spacecraft is traveling at approximately 17,000 miles per hour (27,000 kilometers per hour). About one minute later, the Dragon nosecone open sequence will begin.