spacetoday.net: space news from around the web

Explore Mars event
Soyuz lands safely in Kazakhstan
Posted: Fri, Apr 27, 2012, 12:59 PM ET (1659 GMT)
Soyuz TMA-22 landing (NASA) A Soyuz spacecraft carrying three ISS crewmembers landed safely on the steppes of Kazakhstan on Friday. The Soyuz TMA-22 spacecraft touched down near Arkalyk, Kazakhstan, at 7:45 am EDT (1145 GMT), three and a half hours after undocking from the space station. On board the Soyuz was NASA astronaut Dan Burbank and Roscosmos cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Anton Shkaplerov, who spent five a half months in space. The landing went as planned and the crew was in good condition as they left the capsule. Three people remain on the ISS: Don Pettit of NASA, Andre Kuipers of ESA, and Oleg Kononenko of Roscosmos. They will be joined by Russians Gennady Padalka and Sergei Revin and American Joseph Acaba in mid May when they launch on Soyuz TMA-04M.
<<previous article   next article>>
news in brief
Progress launches, arrives at ISS
Posted: Thu, Jul 24 8:09 AM ET (1209 GMT)

Ground issue delays Delta launch
Posted: Thu, Jul 24 7:56 AM ET (1156 GMT)

SpaceX releases video of first stage landing
Posted: Wed, Jul 23 8:47 AM ET (1247 GMT)

news links
Thursday, July 24
Iranian Satellite Jamming Causes Storm Of Controversy
Radio Free Europe — 7:57 am ET (1157 GMT)
Contact with Foton-M research satellite disrupted
Interfax — 7:44 am ET (1144 GMT)


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