written by josh dinner, on may 21st, 2022

what: boeing’s starliner spacecraft is open for astronauts at space station for 1st time
when: may 21, 2022
how: the unmanned starliner hatch opened to the iss allowing iss astronauts to be the first to enter the starliner while in orbit.
why: to transfer supplies into the iss

interesting fact: “this is the day that they envisioned, where we have three human-rated vehicles docked at the space station right now,” hines said, referring to starliner, spacex’s crew dragon and russia’s soyuz capsule.

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