NASA names two more astronauts to ISS crews

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NASA has picked veteran and rookie astronauts to fly to the ISS in 2018.

The agency said Monday that Andrew Feustel and Jeanette Epps will go to the station as part of the Expedition 55/56 and 56/57 crews, respectively, launching in March and May of 2018.

Feustel flew on two shuttle missions, the STS-125 Hubble repair flight in 2009 and the final flight of Endeavour, STS-134, in 2011.

Epps will be making her first spaceflight, and will also be the first African-American ISS crewmember. [Space.com]


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