Rocket Party: Axiom/AX-1


Watch the first private launch bringing 4 civilians to the International Space Station.

  • Rocket: SpaceX's Falcon 9
  • Payload: Crew Dragon capsule carrying:
    • Commander Michael López-Alegría, former NASA astronaut
    • Pilot Larry Connor, fighter pilot and race car driver, real estate magnate
    • Mission Specialist Mark Pathy, philanthropist, CEO and board member of several companies
    • Mission Specialist Eytan Stibbe, former pilot and investment fund partner
  • Destination: to dock with the International Space Station in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) at 7:30 a.m. EDT on April 9th
  • Launch site: LC-39A, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA
  • Launch window: 11:17 a.m. EDT, Friday April 8, 2022 (instantaneous)