The American space agency's director Jim Bridenstine confirmed the news on Twitter, saying he was excited that the move would "inspire a new generation of engineers and scientists" to work on space travel.
Perennial action star Tom Cruise, who has a penchant for striving for ever bigger and more blustery stunts and set pieces, may be aiming for the crowning action movie achievement of them all: Shooting a movie in space.
NEVER FORGET: US Marks The 9/11 Anniversary
At the NYC event organized by the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, Pence and his wife read Bible passages. Schmidt of The New York Times recently attracted attention for his book, " Donald Trump v".
"Should be a lot of fun!"
Cruise would be the first actor in history to star in a movie filmed in space, and would receive full training to become an astronaut.
Russian Federation is now the only country able to send people to the ISS, however SpaceX and Boeing have been working for years to make the United States capable of the feat.
Jean-Marie Bigard traité de "collabo" à Paris — "Gilets jaunes"
Elles ont procédé à de nombreux contrôles et interpellations avant même le début des rassemblements. Ils ont été rapidement interceptés par les forces de l'ordre qui a utilisé des gaz lacrymogènes.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying the Crew Dragon astronaut capsule, lifts off on an in-flight abort test, a key milestone before flying humans in 2020 under NASA's commercial crew program, from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on January 19, 2020.
Details are scarce right now, but it seems scenes of the movie will actually be shot in space, aboard an actual SpaceX craft. A NASA spokesperson also confirmed to CNN Business that Cruise will launch into space and stay aboard the station, a multibillion-dollar laboratory that orbits about 250 miles above Earth. The latest mission, should it all go to plan, would make SpaceX, which was founded 18 years ago, the first private company to do so.
There are no plans for the project to be a Mission Impossible film but let's be honest, a movie in space is a natural progression for TC.
Déjà 81 interpellations en marge des manifestations à Paris — Gilets jaunes
Une centaine de personnes étaient réunies place Wagram , dans l'ouest de la capitale, rapportait en fin de matinée l'AFP. Des mobilisations de Gilets jaunes , certaines autorisées, d'autres non, sont prévues le 12 septembre à Paris.
"No sooner was (Fallout) in the can and out the door that Tom turned to me and said, 'Here's what I want to do next.' In fact, at the premiere in Paris that was the first time Tom and I sat down to watch the film together". The disease later led to a worldwide shutdown of Hollywood movie and TV production and the closure of movie theaters.