Cygnus cargo freighter ends mission at International Space Station – Spaceflight Now

In this view from a camera on the space station’s robotic arm, Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus cargo ship departs after a three-month stay at the complex. Credit: NASA TV / Spaceflight Now A Northrop Grumman Cygnus supply ship departed the International Space Station Saturday after a three-month stay, heading off on the final phase of its … Read more

The Crew-3 manned mission has arrived at the International Space Station

The four astronauts left Earth in the Crew Dragon in the morning of November 11 at 03:03 CEST. The Falcon 9 rocket, taking off from the LC-39A platform at the Space Center, took them on a successful journey to the ISS. JF Kennedy in Florida. The crew consists of 61-year-old Tom Marshburn (a doctor and … Read more

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Endurance arrives at space station with four Crew-3 astronauts

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A shiny new SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying four astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) as part of the company’s Crew-3 mission docked successfully at the orbiting lab Thursday evening (Nov. 11). The Crew Dragon Endurance, which launched SpaceX’s four crewed flight for NASA on Wednesday (Nov. 10), linked up … Read more

The new Crew-3 crew has arrived aboard the International Space Station

This photo provided by NASA shows the arrival of the Dragon capsule to the International Space Station, before its docking, on November 11, 2021. AP There was no handover, but the relief has arrived. The SpaceX capsule carrying a new crew, Crew-3, docked Thursday evening, November 11, at the International Space Station (ISS), to replace … Read more

The four astronauts of the Crew-3 mission took off to the International Space Station

They must replace the Crew-2 crew, of which was part Thomas Pesquet, returned to Earth in the night from Monday to Tuesday. Article written by Posted the 11/11/2021 06:27 Update the 11/11/2021 8:19 AM Reading time : 1 min. Take off for a six-month mission in space. Three American astronauts and a German took off … Read more

End of the Crew-2 mission. Almost 200 days on the International Space Station

The capsule of the SpaceX company owned by billionaire Elon Musk was launched in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Florida, near the city of Pensacola. The flight of four astronauts – the American team consisting of Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur, Japanese Akihiko Hoshide and the French representative of the European Space … Read more

SpaceX has sent a new crew to the International Space Station

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket takes off at Cape Canaveral, Florida on November 10, 2021. JOE SKIPPER / REUTERS The succession of Thomas Pesquet is on the way. Three American astronauts and a German took off, Wednesday evening, November 10, for a six-month mission in orbit in the International Space Station. Several times postponed, take-off was … Read more

SpaceX Crew-2 Dragon astronauts depart space station for return to Earth

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX’s second long-duration astronaut mission for NASA is nearing its end after a Crew Dragon capsule undocked from the International Space Station today (Nov. 8). The company’s Crew Dragon Endeavour, carrying the four astronauts of SpaceX’s Crew-2 mission, is making the journey back to Earth for a planned splashdown tonight off … Read more

Thomas Pesquet has left the International Space Station and is en route to Earth

Thomas Pesquet, September 3, 2021 aboard the ISS. ESA / AFP The second attempt will have been the right one. After a first postponement of the return trip to Earth due to bad weather conditions, the French astronaut Thomas Pesquet and three of his teammates left the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday, November 8, … Read more

follow the astronaut’s return from the International Space Station

Find here all of our live #PESQUET 18h49 : But of course @Anne ! Our colleagues from the channel 27 news channel will be in a special edition from 7 p.m. to follow the departure of Thomas Pesquet’s International Space Station. If you are early in the morning, know that they will take the air … Read more