International Space Station
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The International Space Station is a modular space station in low Earth orbit.
The flight called Crew-1 marks the first operational mission of the Crew Dragon as well as a new era of regularly sending people to the ISS for NASA.
The first Crew Dragon operational mission was delayed to November as SpaceX plans to study a Falcon 9 anomaly first. The company plans to investigate what happened with the first-stage engine gas generators during a private flight.
Estée Lauder is the First-Ever Beauty Brand to Team up With NASA for a Skincare Serum Photoshoot on the ISS
NASA will deliver ten bottles of Estée Lauder's Advanced Night Repair to the International Space Station on October 1. This space campaign will make Estée Lauder the first-ever beauty brand that went into space.
The three crew members had to shelter in the Soyuz spacecraft so they could evacuate during the maneuver if necessary. After the maneuver was completed, the US and Russian segments of the station were able to get back to their normal activities.
SpaceX and NASA successfully completed the crucial final phase of the Demo-2 mission for the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
More than 4 million people simultaneously watched the broadcast on the SpaceX channel on YouTube. It is the second most popular stream in the history of YouTube that follows Felix Baumgartner's supersonic freefall that reached 8 million viewers.
Less than in one week, veteran NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will be the part of the first crewed test flight of the Crew Dragon spacecraft.