Turkey Launches Human Space And Exploration Initiative

Turkish space officials sign MOU with Axiom Space
Credit: Axiom Space
PARIS­—The government of Turkey has signed an agreement with Houston-based Axiom Space to fly its first astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS). The memorandum of understanding was signed on Sept. 19 during the International Astronautical Congress underway here this week. It is part of a...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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