MOSCOW (AP) — An American astronaut and two Russians have returned to Earth after six months aboard the Worldwide House Station.
A Soyuz area capsule carrying NASA’s Kate Rubins and Russians Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov landed at 0455 GMT (12:55 a.m. EDT) Saturday within the steppes of Kazakhstan.
Dmitry Rogozin, head of the Russian area company Roskosmos, stated all three have been feeling effectively after they have been extracted from the capsule and started reacclimating to the pull of gravity.
The three had arrived on the orbiting laboratory complicated on Oct. 14.
There now are seven individuals aboard the ISS: NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei and Russians Oleg Novitskiy and Pyotr Dubrov arrived on April 9; Individuals Michael Hopkins, Victor Glover and Shannon Walker, and Japan’s Soichi Noguchi, got here aboard in November on the SpaceX Crew Dragon Resilience, the primary ISS docking underneath NASA’s Industrial Crew Program.
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