NASA Announces Commercial Crew Astronauts

Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—Five veteran and three first-time NASA astronauts assigned to the agency’s Commercial Crew Program were named Aug. 3 to liftoff on four history-making U.S. spaceflights that will end the long hiatus in the nation’s ability to launch astronauts on its own vehicles. The astronauts will...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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