Axiom Space Announces Names of Space Tourists to Travel to ISS

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US-based Axiom Space announced the names of the first three space tourists to travel to the International Space Station aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, TASS informed.

According to the information from the company’s website, former NASA astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria will be accompanied by US businessman Larry Connor, Canadian investor Mark Pathy and Israeli businessman Eytan Stibbe.

In March last year, Axiom Space made an agreement with SpaceX on the delivery of three space tourists to the ISS. The space tour should last for 10 days: two days of flight and eight days at the station.