Axiom To Provide UAE Astronaut With ISS Mission

Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—Axiom Space has signed an agreement to provide a United Arab Emirates (UAE) professional astronaut with a six-month tour of duty aboard the International Space Station. The agreement is part of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-6 mission to the orbital science lab that is expected to launch in 2023. The...
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.

Subscription Required


Axiom To Provide UAE Astronaut With ISS Mission is published in Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) Market Briefing and is included with your AWIN membership.

Already a member of AWIN or subscribe to Aerospace Daily & Defense Report through your company? Login with your existing email and password.

Not a member?  Learn how you can access the market intelligence and data you need to stay abreast of what's happening in the aerospace and defense community.