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Wow! The International Space Station and the Boeing Starliner captured in the same incredible image

The Boeing Starliner (left) during Orbital Flight Test 2 as it approaches the International Space Station, as seen in an image taken from London on May 20, 2022. (Image credit: Szabolcs Nagy/Space Station Guys) Set phasers to dizzy: A photographer on the ground spotted a spacecraft 400 kilometers above his head, about to join the …

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NASA just bought the rest of the space station crew flights from SpaceX

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket and a Crew Dragon spacecraft are ready to launch NASA’s Crew-4 mission. Trevor Mahlman Nasa said this week that it plans to purchase five additional Crew Dragon missions from SpaceX to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station. Although the space agency’s press release doesn’t say specifically, these could …

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Boeing’s first Starliner to visit the space station looks spectacular in these astronaut photos

Boeing’s Starliner OFT-2 spacecraft approaches the International Space Station in this stunning photo by European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti. (Image credit: Samantha Cristoforetti/European Space Agency) It’s not every day that a brand new spacecraft arrives at the International Space Station. So when a Boeing Starliner space capsule made its historic first docking at the …

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Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft docks with the International Space Station for the first time

Boeing’s Starliner capsule arrived at the International Space Station on Friday evening (May 20), marking a major milestone for the aerospace giant and its quest to fly NASA astronauts to and from orbit. Starliner took off atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket on Thursday evening (May 19), launching a crucial uncrewed mission to …

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