Saudi Space Commission plans to send its first female astronaut to the International Space Station on board a SpaceX ship, Axiom.

Axiom Space and Saudi Space Commission are training two astronauts to prepare them to conduct research in space.

Saudi Arabia has purchased two round-trip tickets to the International Space Station aboard one of Elon Musk’s SpaceX capsules as part of the Saudi Astronaut Program, which is an integral part of the Kingdom’s ambitious Vision 2030.