US-Russian Crew Blasts Off to International Space Station
|03/15/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Russian-American crew of three has blasted off to the International Space Station, their second attempt to reach the outpost following an aborted launch in October
A Russian-American crew of three blasted off to the International Space Station early Friday, making a second attempt to reach the outpost after October’s aborted launch.
A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Christina Koch along with Roscosmos’ Alexei Ovchinin lifted off as planned from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 12:14 a.m. Friday (1914 GMT Thursday).
Their Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft reached a designated orbit about nine minutes after the launch, and the crew reported read more >>>