spacetoday.net: space news from around the webin association with SpaceNews

AD: H2M 2015

Soyuz docks with ISS
Posted: Sun, Apr 4, 2010, 9:37 AM ET (1337 GMT)
A Soyuz spacecraft carrying three new crewmembers for the International Space Station docked with the orbiting outpost early Sunday. The Soyuz TMA-18 spacecraft, launched early Friday from Baikonur, Kazakhstan, docked with the Poisk module of the station at 1:25 am EDT (0525 GMT) Sunday, and hatches separating the spacecraft opened about two hours later. On board the Soyuz were three new members of the station's crew: Russian cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Mikhail Kornienko and American astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson. They join three other people already on the station: Oleg Kotov of Russia, T.J. Creamer of the US, and Soichi Noguchi of Japan, bringing the station up to its full six-person capacity.
<<previous article   next article>>
news in brief
Falcon launches communications satellite
Posted: Tue, Apr 28 7:54 AM ET (1154 GMT)

Ariane launches two satellites
Posted: Tue, Apr 28 7:42 AM ET (1142 GMT)

Progress undocks from ISS
Posted: Sat, Apr 25 9:39 AM ET (1339 GMT)

news links
Tuesday, April 28
Thirty Meter Telescope, Hawaii government investigating website hack
Pacific Business News — 5:48 am ET (0948 GMT)
Satellite industry aims smaller and lower
Financial Times — 5:48 am ET (0948 GMT)
Ex-US astronaut talks about space in schools
Gulf Today — 5:41 am ET (0941 GMT)


about spacetoday.net   ·   info@spacetoday.net   ·   mailing list