Watch a replay of our live Q&A interview (In English and Italian) with ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti.
Samantha will be launched to the International Space Station from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA, no later than April 21, 2022. She will fly to space as a Missing Mission on a SpaceX spacecraft. Dragon Crew with a team of NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren, Bob Hines and Jessica Watkins.
Upon arrival at the orbital outpost his ESA mission ‘Minerva’ will take effect. This will be Samantha’s second space mission and she will see her support over 35 European and other global microgravity experiments.