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Private manned mission launched to ISS


(10 Apr 2022) Rocket: Falcon 9; Payload: Dragon/Ax-1; Date: 8 April 2022, 0717 UTC; Launch site: Kennedy Space Center, USA. The first all-private team of astronauts sent to the International Space Station arrived safely on Saturday to begin a week-long mission.

During Axiom Space’s Axiom Mission 1, the crew members will conduct more than 25 scientific research and technology demonstrations. It will provide vital data in preparation for Axiom Station, the world’s first commercial space station, the company said.

Reference: Axiom Space PR

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