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Axiom Space Mission 1

Falcon 9 Block 5

SpaceX

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Crew

Michael López-Alegría

Michael López-Alegría

Status: Active
5/30/1958 -
Nationality: American
Type: Private
First Flight: 10/20/1995
Last Flight: 9/18/2006

Michael López-Alegría is a Spanish-American astronaut; a veteran of three Space Shuttle missions and one International Space Station mission. He is known for having performed ten spacewalks so far in his career, presently holding the second longest all-time EVA duration record and having the third longest spaceflight of any American at the length of 215 days; this time was spent on board the ISS from September 18, 2006 to April 21, 2007.

Larry Connor

Larry Connor

Status: In-Training
1/7/1950 -
Nationality: American
Type: Private

Larry Connor is an American real estate and technology entrepreneur.

Mark Pathy

Status: In-Training
1/1/1970 -
Nationality: Canadian
Type: Private

Mark Pathy is the CEO and chairman of Mavrik, a privately-owned investment and financing company, and is the chairman of the board of the Stingray Group, a music, media and technology company, both based in Montreal. He is scheduled to fly on Axiom's first crewed mission to the International Space Station.

[Date of birth unknown]

Eytan Stibbe

Status: In-Training
1/12/1958 -
Nationality: Israeli
Type: Private

Eytan Meir Stibbe is an Israeli former fighter pilot, fighter ace, businessman and future private astronaut. As of November 2020, he has signed a contract with Axiom Space to fly a ten day mission to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft on SpaceX Axiom Space-1, the first ever private crewed orbital spaceflight.

Mission

Axiom Space Mission 1

Type: Tourism

This is a Crew Dragon flight for a private company Axiom Space. The mission will carry a commander professionally trained by Axiom alongside three private astronauts to and from the International Space Station. This crew will stay aboard space station for at least eight days.

Location

Launch Complex 39A

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

192 rockets have launched from Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA.

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Falcon 9

Length: 70 meters
Diameter: 3.65 meters
First Launch: May 11, 2018

Falcon 9 is a two-stage rocket designed and manufactured by SpaceX for the reliable and safe transport of satellites and the Dragon spacecraft into orbit. The Block 5 variant is the fifth major interval aimed at improving upon the ability for rapid reusability.

The Falcon 9 rocket has been launched a total of 74 times with 74 successful and 0 failed launches.

Agency

SpaceX

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: SpX
Administration: CEO: Elon Musk
Founded: 2002
Launchers: Falcon
Spacecraft: Dragon
Country: USA

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars. SpaceX has many pads, on the East Coast of the US they own SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral and LC-39A at the Kennedy Space Center for their lower inclination launches. They also own SLC-4E at Vandenberg, California for their high inclination launches. Another site is also being developed at Boca Chica, Texas.

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Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O'Neill
3 months ago

Space tourism is the new normal ,don’t forget to send a post card folks.

Aaron Gosnell
Aaron Gosnell
25 days ago

Yay for Space tourism.I do hope that I will go someday.

Ken & Judy
Ken & Judy
Reply to  Aaron Gosnell
16 days ago

See you on board Aaron.