ISS crew

Stunner in the night sky: ISS astronaut Randy Bresnik captures the rising moon in all its glory! - See pic

Stunner in the night sky: ISS astronaut Randy Bresnik captures the rising moon in all its glory! - See pic

 NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik pointed his camera toward the rising Moon and captured a beautiful image.

Aug 09, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Newest members to join the ISS family, Expedition 52 crew safely arrives at space station!

Newest members to join the ISS family, Expedition 52 crew safely arrives at space station!

The new Expedition 52 crew members will spend more than four months conducting approximately 250 science investigations in fields such as biology, Earth science, human research, physical sciences and technology development.

Jul 29, 2017, 12:30 PM IST
NASA announces names of five astronauts for forthcoming ISS missions!

NASA announces names of five astronauts for forthcoming ISS missions!

Astronauts Joe Acaba, Ricky Arnold, Nick Hague, Serena Aunon-Chancellor and Shannon Walker all have begun training for missions launching later this year and throughout 2018.

Mar 29, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Astronauts or superheroes? ISS crew takes the traditional team photograph to a new level!

Astronauts or superheroes? ISS crew takes the traditional team photograph to a new level!

Our eyes have been subjected to what can possibly be called some of the most magnificent views mankind has ever seen.

Jan 30, 2017, 22:18 PM IST
NASA astronaut Kate Rubins finishes final spacesuit checks before her team's descent to Earth! - See pic

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins finishes final spacesuit checks before her team's descent to Earth! - See pic

The space station crew that is a part of Expedition 48/49 will be completing 115 days in space, since their launch in July.

Oct 29, 2016, 21:28 PM IST
Space station gets ready for expansion of inflatable capsule 'BEAM' today

Space station gets ready for expansion of inflatable capsule 'BEAM' today

The experimental expandable capsule BEAM that docks with the ISS was sent to space in April last year by NASA and Bigelow Aerospace.

May 26, 2016, 09:50 AM IST
Russian Soyuz spacecraft docks with International Space Station

Russian Soyuz spacecraft docks with International Space Station

A Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) Friday morning after a two-day flight.

Sep 04, 2015, 17:45 PM IST
New ISS crew joins Expedition 44 for five-month mission

New ISS crew joins Expedition 44 for five-month mission

Three crew members- NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren, Oleg Kononenko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Kimiya Yui of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) have arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday, after a two-month launch delay.

Jul 23, 2015, 16:58 PM IST

Russian space agency confirms ISS crew's return on June 11

 The return of the International Space Station (ISS) crew is scheduled for June 11, Russian space agency Roscosmos chief Igor Komarov told the media on Friday.

Jun 05, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

ISS crews head to Baikonur for final training

The main and reserve crews for a new space expedition to the ISS have headed to the Baikonur launch site for final training before lift off later this month.

Dec 07, 2012, 09:33 AM IST

Russia approves ISS crew

Russia Tuesday approved the crew of a new expedition to the International Space Station (ISS) ahead of the launch Oct 23.

Sep 25, 2012, 23:33 PM IST

Three ISS crew to return to earth

Three crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) will return to earth April 27, the country`s space agency has said.

Mar 29, 2012, 09:24 AM IST

ISS avoids collision with space junk

The Russian Mission Control has carried out an emergency adjustment of the International Space Station`s orbit to avoid its possible collision with a piece of an old Russian launch vehicle.

Sep 30, 2011, 10:25 AM IST

Three ISS crew members to return Friday

Three crew members aboard the International Space Station (ISS) will return to Earth Friday, the Russian mission control centre said.

Sep 13, 2011, 10:20 AM IST

Pope to talk with ISS crew

Pope Benedict XVI will talk with the ISS astronauts on May 04.

Apr 22, 2011, 13:20 PM IST

Pope to talk with ISS crew

Pope Benedict XVI will talk with International Space Station (ISS) astronauts during the space shuttle Endeavour`s final mission to the station, the official newspaper of the Vatican reported.

Apr 22, 2011, 12:50 PM IST

ISS crew on earth once more try on space suits

ISS Crew 21 and the space tourists tried on the space suits and the seats in the Soyuz TMA-16 spacecraft, which will carry them on Sept 30 to the orbit.

Sep 26, 2009, 15:03 PM IST