Saudi Arabia buys pair of SpaceX astronaut seats from Axiom

CNN Business  —  Saudi Arabia is planning to launch two astronauts to the International Space Station aboard a space capsule from Elon Musk’s SpaceX, becoming the latest Gulf nation to…

SpaceX gets $1.4 billion contract for five more NASA astronaut launches

The contract cements a long future for SpaceX and NASA as they work together to launch astronauts to and from the International Space Station. The newly contracted launches extend their…

Boeing pushes back first Starliner astronaut mission to 2023

Launch officials say the mission could take off as early as February, according to Steve Stich, the manager for NASA’s Commercial Crew Program. Starliner had been slated to get astronauts…

Manju Bangalore, SI Swim model and aspiring astronaut, on going from space suit to swimsuit: ‘I am limitless’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Manju Bangalore dreams of making it as a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit rookie and astronaut. Miss World California 2019, who is also a…

Harris congratulates NASA astronaut who spent record 355 days in space

“I hope you know and feel that our nation, our planet, is so thankful to you for your years of dedicated service certainly to our country,” Harris said to Vande…

All-private SpaceX astronaut mission is on its way home after a week of delays

The mission, called AX-1, was brokered by the Houston, Texas-based startup Axiom Space, which books rocket rides, provides all the necessary training, and coordinates flights to the ISS for anyone…

SpaceX and Axiom Launch Private Astronaut Crew to Space Station

On Friday, a retired NASA astronaut and three paying customers set off on a journey to the International Space Station. The mission is the first to go to the space…

Jeff Bezos Is Getting Astronaut Wings. But Soon, the F.A.A. Won’t Award Them.

Jeff Bezos is officially an astronaut. Really — just ask the federal government. The Federal Aviation Administration said on Friday that it was ending a program that awarded small gold…

NASA Announces 10 New Astronaut Recruits

About 12,000 people submitted programs for this year’s group. The new astronaut candidates are becoming sworn in in the course of a surge in human spaceflight exercise, with rich travelers…

SpaceX Carries NASA Astronaut Mission Home With Safe Water Landing

4 astronauts inside of a capsule created by SpaceX streaked across the Florida night time sky like a meteor prior to splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico Monday night.…