Cosmic Kiss: Matthias Maurer’s first mission to the International Space Station


ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer from Germany has been assigned his first mission to the International Space Station. He is expected to fly to the Space Station in the autumn of 2021. The mission is called Cosmic Kiss and Maurer will spend six months in orbit, carrying out vital science and operations on behalf of researchers and international partners worldwide.

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  1. Happy to know that Matthias can have this deadline in sight after this last 5 years !!!
    And many thanks to ESA for keeping us informed in recent months of the preparations that led to this completion👏👏👏

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