NASA to broadcast astronauts’ return to Earth

Agen Sabung Ayam

Posted December 05, 2015 fifteen:34:01

NASA will televise the instant 3 astronauts return to Earth from the Global Area Station.

The group from Expedition forty five are expected to get there on Friday December 11 following 141 days in area.

Flight engineers Kjell Lindgren from NASA, Oleg Kononenko from the Russian Federal Place Company (Roscosmos) and Kimiya Yui from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Company will undock their Soyuz TMA-17M spacecraft from the space station at four:49am (US time).

The astronauts’ return will be streamed throughout the day, and into the night, culminating to video of the landing and post-landing interviews.

Dubbed “the one calendar year mission”, the astronauts ended up sent to the station to assist research how to progress NASA’s journey to Mars.

The three joined Expedition forty four crew users to bring the Intercontinental Place Station whole to six.

Expedition 45 NASA crew on International Space Station Image: NASA astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren put in seven hours and forty eight minutes operating exterior the Worldwide Space Station on the 190th area wander in assist of station assembly and maintenance on November 6, 2015. The astronauts restored the port truss (P6) ammonia cooling system to its unique configuration, the major process for the spacewalk. (Equipped: NASA)

The Intercontinental Place Station is a microgravity laboratory in which an international crew of six men and women dwell and function while orbiting the Earth every 90 minutes.

The station allows professionals to test new systems and research, not in a position to be tested on Earth.

The space station has been repeatedly occupied given that November 2000. In that time, much more than 200 individuals from fifteen nations around the world have frequented.

NASA astronaut prepares for spacewalk Photo: NASA Expedition forty five Commander Scott Kelly attempts on his spacesuit for a suit check prior to a area wander. (Supplied: NASA)

At the time of undocking on December 11, Expedition 46 will commence aboard the station underneath the continued command of astronaut Scott Kelly.

Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko are spending a single calendar year in space — two times the common mission length — to supply scientists the opportunity to advance their information of the health-related, psychological and biomedical issues faced by astronauts during extended-period spaceflight.

Alongside with his crewmate Sergey Volkov of Roscosmos, the three-individual crew will function the station for 4 times till the arrival of three new crew associates in mid-December.

Morning views from space Photograph: NASA astronaut Scott Kelly captures a shot of the “everyday morning dose of aurora” from the Intercontinental Room Station. (Equipped: NASA)

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