Astronauts arrive at Space Station

  • Soyuz craft carrying three astronauts successfully docked at the International Space Station earlier this morning. 
  • Crew arrived at the I.S.S just under 6 hours after departing the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
  • One astronaut from NASA, one from Russian Federal Space Agency and one from European Space Agency. 
  • NASA: 'The crew will perform experiments that cover human research, biological and physical sciences, technology development and Earth observations'. 

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