Boeing Successfully Launches 

Starliner Spacecraft to Orbit

Nearly Two And A Half Years After Its

First launch didn’t go to plan, Boeing’s new passenger spacecraft, the CST-100 Starliner, successfully launched to space this afternoon

Reaching The Right Orbit

It needed to achieve to rendezvous with the International Space Station tomorrow evening.

The Successful Launch

Marks the beginning of a crucial test flight for Starliner that will play out over the next week in space

One That Will

Help demonstrate if the capsule is capable of carrying humans to space one day.

Starliner...

Is a private spacecraft that Boeing developed in partnership with NASA

Primarily To Help...

Transport the agency’s astronauts to and from the International Space Station in low Earth orbit.

Nasa Develops Objectives 

for First Mission to Mars