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NASA astronaut to stay on ISS for nearly a year

NASA confirmed Sept. 14 that one its astronauts, Mark Vande Hei, will remain on the International Space Station until next March, setting an American spaceflight duration record in the process.

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Space station astronaut captures breathtaking view of the edge of the Earth

European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet delivers a knockout image from the ISS cupola.

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Astronaut’s undisclosed minor medical issue delays spacewalk

NASA is delaying a spacewalk at the International Space Station this week because of an undisclosed medical issue involving one of its astronauts.

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NASA slams Russian claims US astronaut drilled a hole in the ISS

NASA has hit back at Russian claims a US astronaut drilled a hole in the International Space Station in 2018 to force an early return to Earth due to a psychological crisis.

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Space Drama: Russia Claims a NASA Astronaut Attacked the ISS to Return to Earth

Who is responsible for the 2018 space station leak?

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Pittsburgh astronaut to visit the International Space Station

Seasoned astronaut Colonel Mike Fincke, a proud Pittsburgh native, could be on the next Boeing Starliner flight if Wednesday’s launch goes well.

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Retired astronaut hopes commercial space flight will be open for all

A new chapter in space travel is here, but one astronaut, Clayton Anderson, tells KCCI it won’t be available to most Iowans for a while.

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America’s Only Second-Generation Astronaut Was Told He’d Never Go to Space. He Made It Anyway.

At the age of 13, Richard Garriott was told he would never be an astronaut.

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Who’s an astronaut? FAA weighs in on a murky issue for suborbital space travelers

New guidelines by the FAA suggest that astronaut wings can go only to crew members on a licensed spacecraft who contribute to flight safety and rise above the 50-mile altitude mark.

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Astronaut-in-Training Hayley Arceneaux Shares Message for Kids with Cancer: You Can Go to Space Too

The 29-year-old has a career as a physician assistant at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, where she beat cancer at the age of 10.

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Centennial of ex-astronaut, US Senator John Glenn marked

John Glenn has been honored over the weekend with a three-day festival in Ohio marking what would have been the history-making astronaut and U.S. senator’s 100th birthday.

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Sirisha Bandla, The Indian-American On Virgin Galactic’s Space Mission

Sirisha Bandla, astronaut number 4 on the Virgin Galactic space mission crew, was born in Andhra Pradesh and grew up in Houston.