ISS Welcomes Axiom Space Mission Including First Saudi Female Astronaut Written 23 May 2023


The SpaceX Dragon Endeavour crew ship is pictured docked to the Harmony module's space-facing international docking adapter. | Credit: JSC; NASA

The AP reports that the ISS welcomed the Axiom Space organized flight Monday, with the four passengers including two visitors from Saudi Arabia. The two Saudi visitors included the kingdom’s first female astronaut. The flight’s four passengers brought the space station’s total population to 11. 
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