This is the way… to the International Space Station.
A plush toy of the beloved character from the Disney+ series “The Mandalorian” was used to let the four astronauts aboard know they’ve reached zero gravity:
F9/Crew-1: No additional word on the propellant line heater issue; meanwhile, live video from inside the Crew Dragon included a shot of the astronauts' zero-gravity indicator — a Baby Yoda doll pic.twitter.com/sXEioy6H8v
— William Harwood (@cbs_spacenews) November 16, 2020
Watch the flight video closely and you’ll see Baby Yoda make a few cameos, floating among the crew:
— Spaceflight Now (@SpaceflightNow) November 16, 2020
The Crew Dragon capsule is set to dock with the ISS on Monday.