340 days in space – Scott Kelly, welcome back on Earth !

Everything was according to plan, Expedition 46 Soyuz TMA-18M return safely to Earth after leaving International Space Station. Punctually at 21:43 GMT Sergey Volkov, Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko closed the hatch of Soyuz TMA-18M and docked to Poisk module on International Space Station. Sergey Volkov took commander’ seat, Mikhail Kornienko took a role of board engineer on the left […]

International Space Station maneuver before next docking planned on 17th February

Necessary maneuver of ISS before next docking of Soyuz TMA-20M is planned for 17th February 2016. It was announced on 1 February 2016 that ISS would change its orbit due the planned for March series of activities with visiting spacecrafts. Maneuver will start on 17 February 2016, commands will be sent from RKA Mission Control Center placed in Korolyov, […]