Get an Up-Close Look at Boeing's New CST-100 Starliner Spaceship (Photos)

August 18, 2018

Earlier this month, NASA announced that Hertz Fellow Eric Boe would be among the nine astronauts flying the first American crewed spacecraft since the shuttle program, and the first commercial spacecraft. Boe, a Hertz Fellow, space shuttle astronaut, and former test pilot, will be joined by Boeing astronaut Chris Ferguson and NASA astronaut Nicole Aunapu Mann in the test flight of Boeing's Starliner spacecrft, slated for launch in 2019.

Read More and See More Photos

Hertz Fellow and astronaut Eric Boe

Caption: "Hertz Fellow and NASA astronaut Eric Boe (top foreground), Boeing astronaut Chris Ferguson (top background) and NASA astronaut Nicole Aunapu Mann sit inside a mockup of a Boeing CST-100 Starliner spacecraft." Credit: NASA