Axiom Space


Ax-1 Private Astronaut Crew Return ISS Splash Down
The Ax-1 private astronaut crew splashed down off the Florida coast in a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft at 1:06 p.m. ET, Monday, April 25th. This occasion marks the completion of the first all-private astronaut mission ever to the International Space Station (ISS). Axiom Mission 1 Commander Michael López-Alegría, Pilot Larry Connor, and Mission Specialists Eytan Stibbe and Mark Pathy worked aboard the ISS laboratory for 15 days.

SpaceX NASA Axiom Mission 1 Ax-1 Launch International Space Station
Axiom Space’s Axiom Mission 1 (Ax-1) successfully launched from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 11:17 am EDT this morning. Ax-1 is the world’s first all-private astronaut mission to the International Space Station (ISS) and its four multi-national crew is now in orbit. The Dragon Endeavour capsule is anticipated to dock to the space-facing port of the ISS Harmony module around 7:45 am EDT on Saturday, April 9. Read more for the launch video and additional information.