Axiom Space Station

Recently, AX-2 the second private mission to ISS (Axiom Mission 2) successfully launched.

  • Mission name: Axiom Mission-2
  • Launched on: May 21, 2023
  • With Astronauts including Peggy Whitson mission commander, John Shoffner, Ali Alqarni, and Rayyanah Barnawi.
  • To ISS (International Space Station).
  • Launched by: SpaceX’s Dragon Spacecraft Falcon-9 rocket.

Key Features

  • Axiom Space’s AX-2 is the second step towards the construction of the world’s first commercial space station Axiom Space Station.
  • The AX-2 crew safely splashed dawn at 11:04 p.m. on May 30, 2023.
About Axiom Space Station

  • It will be the world’s first commercial space station.
  • It is underway, following the completion of preliminary and critical design reviews in collaboration with NASA.
  • Axiom Space is preparing for the 2025 launch of its first section of a next-generation platform that will operate in low-earth orbit.
  • Headquartered in Hauston Texas.