Alexander Misurkin

Expedition 54 crew makes a safe return to Earth from the ISS

Expedition 54 crew makes a safe return to Earth from the ISS

The Expedition 55 crew – comprising Anton Shkaplerov of Roscosmos, NASA's Scott Tingle, and JAXA's Norishige Kanai – continues to operate the station and will wait for the next three-member crew to board the orbiting laboratory in March.

Feb 28, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Spacemen `flew blind` from space station as sensors failed

The three crew of the International Space Station (ISS) who returned to Earth this week endured a hair-raising descent after their height sensors failed, a Russian cosmonaut revealed on Friday.

Sep 13, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

Three astronauts back on Earth from ISS

Russian cosmonauts Pavel Vinogradov and Aleksander Misurkin, and US astronaut Christopher Cassidy, who returned to earth, had worked for more than 165 days on board the ISS.

Sep 11, 2013, 09:01 AM IST

Cosmonauts prepare for new lab in record Russian spacewalk

Two Russian cosmonauts floated outside the International Space Station on Friday to set up power and ethernet cables for a new research laboratory scheduled to arrive in December.

Aug 17, 2013, 12:18 PM IST

Two Russian cosmonauts working on ISS to carry out spacewalk

Two Russian cosmonauts from the ISS-36/37 crew is expected to carry out a 398-minute spacewalk under a programme of the Russian segment of the International Space Station (ISS).

Aug 16, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

Russian astronauts take spacewalk at ISS

Two space station astronauts are taking care of a little maintenance outside their orbiting home.

Jun 24, 2013, 22:26 PM IST

Space Express: Soyuz reaches ISS in record 6 hours

Blasting off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the Soyuz carried three men – two Russian cosmonauts and one American – to the ISS in just under six hours.

Mar 29, 2013, 12:54 PM IST