Private Astronaut Mission Wins High Marks from ISS Professionals

Expedition 67 Commander Thomas Marshburn configures hardware for a material flammability and fire safety experiment.
Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—As their nearly six-month mission to the International Space Station draws to a close, four NASA SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts praised their experience with Axiom-1 (Ax-1), the first U.S. all-private astronaut mission to the ISS, and predicted there will be more missions to come. “The first...
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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