Boeing: CST-100 Starliner

Starliner Parachutes Perform Under Pressure

June 29, 2020 in Space

Boeing simulates more worst-case scenarios to further validate the safety of Starliner parachutes even under adverse environmental factors.

Learn MoreStarliner Crew Training Goes Virtual

June 11, 2020 in Space, Our People

The team developing the training system for Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner is on a path to allow a wearable virtual-reality system to be plugged into the overall training network.

Learn MoreSafe landing for Orbital Flight Test

December 22, 2019 in Space, Starliner

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner’s first mission ended historically when it became the first American orbital space capsule to land on American soil rather than in an ocean.

Learn MoreA Starliner is Born

November 21, 2019 in Space

Boeing Starliner is placed atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket for first flight.

Learn MoreStarliner completes successful pad abort test

November 4, 2019 in Space

Boeing cleared a crucial test on the way to returning the United States to human spaceflight launch capabilities by completing a successful pad abort test of the CST-100 Starliner.

Learn MorePatches Revealed

September 12, 2019 in Space

Boeing reveals the design of its mission patches for Starliner’s upcoming Orbital Flight Test, Pad Abort Test and Crew Flight Test.

Learn MoreParachute test proves Starliner can land safely in extreme circumstances

June 25, 2019 in Space

Starliner passed another major test, demonstrating that its parachute landing system can provide a safe landing for the capsule and its crew.

Learn MoreReady for Orbit! Starliner Passes Environmental Qualification Testing

April 11, 2019 in Space

“Test like you fly” is a mantra Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner team takes to heart, proven by the success of a recent environmental test campaign.

Learn MoreTake a Load Off

February 11, 2019 in Space

Several billion points of data prove Starliner is structurally sound for flight.

Learn MoreHeaven on earth: Starliner environmental testing underway

December 3, 2018 in Space, Technology

Creating space conditions to prove Starliner is ready for flight.

Learn MoreBuilding a Spaceship

November 21, 2018 in Space

Boeing’s Commercial Crew team readies their first spaceworthy CST-100 Starliner for final preflight testing.

Learn MoreNASA Names First Starliner Crews

August 6, 2018 in Space

NASA introduced the astronauts to pilot the Boeing Starliner.

Learn MoreBoeing's First Test Pilot Astronaut

August 3, 2018 in space

Boeing’s first commercial test pilot astronaut and 2 other astronauts will travel to the International Space Station on board the Boeing CST-100 Starliner.

Learn MoreCome Together

April 18, 2018 in Space

The first CST-100 Starliner test vehicle under construction mates the crew and service module.

Learn MoreSticking the Landing: Starliner Seat Drop Test Success

May 25, 2017 in Space

Using crash dummies, lab test teams simulate what it will feel like inside Starliner when it safely lands back on Earth.

Learn MoreCosmic Connection

August 31, 2016 in Space, Technology

See how Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner will dock with the International Space Station.

Learn MoreTraining on the Ground, Looking to the Stars

April 27, 2016 in Space, Defense

NASA astronauts try out a new generation of training simulators for Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner capsule.

Learn MoreCelebration and Reconfiguration Aboard the International Space Station

November 2, 2015 in Space

The world’s orbital outpost celebrates a milestone as it undergoes a massive reconfiguration project to usher in new era of space exploration.

Learn MoreTowering Toward Space

September 4, 2015 in Space

A tower astronauts will use to board Boeing’s Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 Starliner is rising in the Florida skyline.

Learn MoreSpacecraft Team is Dancing with the Stars

October 18, 2016 in Space

The CST-100 Starliner, Boeing’s Crew Space Transportation vehicle, is scheduled to make its first trip carrying astronauts in 2018. To prepare, employees are testing the spacecraft to the outer limits.

Learn MoreMajor Move for U.S. Return to Human Space Flight

May 11, 2016 in Space

CST-100 Starliner Test Article domes mated into full capsule for first time at Kennedy Space Center.

Learn MoreCST-100

September 16, 2014 in Space

NASA awards Boeing $4.2 billion to build and fly the United States’ next passenger spacecraft, the Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100.

Learn MoreCST-100

February 27, 2014 in Space

Chris Ferguson, commander of the final space shuttle flight, virtually returns to space in the Boeing Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 simulator.

Learn MoreCST-100

August 12, 2013 in Space

Helping to design a space capsule would be amazing, but Kavya Manyapu is designing a space capsule she might ride in one day.

Learn MoreCST-100