The mission carried astronauts from four countries to the ISS — Jasmin Moghbeli of NASA, the European Space Agency’s Andreas Mogensen, Japan Aero،e Exploration Agency astronaut Sato، Furakawa, and Konstantin Borisov, a Russian cosmonaut. After the Dragon ،ecraft — named Endurance — autonomously docked with the ISS, it brought the station’s crew number up to 11. In a few days, the three members of the previous NASA mission, Expedition 69, will return to Earth.
“Aboard station,” says NASA Administrator Bill Nelson, “the crew will conduct more than 200 science experiments and technology demonstrations to prepare for missions to the Moon, Mars, and beyond, all while benefitting humanity on Earth.”
Update August 27th, 2023, 3:16PM ET: Added that the Dragon capsule carrying the Crew-7 astronauts successfully docked with the International Space Station.