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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 21 October 2020 - Crewe Heads Home Today Video in Story

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(From left) Expedition 63 Commander Chris Cassidy and Flight Engineers Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner will return to Earth completing a 196-day research mission aboard the space station.

It is departure day aboard the International Space Station for three Expedition 63 crew members.


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Chris Cassidy, Ivan Vagner, and Anatoly Ivanishin Return To Earth

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Chris Cassidy

After 196 days living and working in Earth's orbit aboard the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy returned from his third space mission Wednesday, Oct. 21, with cosmonauts Ivan Vagner and Anatoly Ivanishin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos.

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 20 October 2020 - Change of Command Ceremony

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 20 October 2020 - Change of Command Ceremony Video in Story

Two veteran International Space Station crew members will swap command of the orbiting lab during the traditional Change of Command Ceremony this afternoon.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 19 October 2020

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 19 October 2020

Two veteran International Space Station residents will have a Change of Command ceremony on Tuesday before the Expedition 63 crew returns to Earth the following day. Meanwhile, the Russian portion of the crew has temporarily sealed a leak on the orbiting lab.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 October 2020 - Doubling up on Science

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 October 2020 - Doubling up on Science Video in Story

Science is doubling up on the International Space Station with the addition of three new space residents. However, they will split up on Oct. 21 before four more astronauts launch to join the Expedition 64 crew in November.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 16 October, 2020

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 16 October, 2020 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 15 October 2020 - Crew to Expand to Seven

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 15 October 2020 - Crew to Expand to Seven

Six International Space Station residents will spend a week working together in low-Earth orbit before splitting up on Oct. 21.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 14 October 2020 - Three New Crew Members Arrive

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 14 October 2020 - Three New Crew Members Arrive Video in Story

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov of the Russian space agency Roscosmos joined Expedition 63 Commander Chris Cassidy of NASA and cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner aboard the International Space Station when the hatches between the Soyuz spacecraft and the orbiting laboratory officially opened at 7:07 a.m. EDT.


NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins, Crewmates Arrive Safely at Space Station

NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins, Crewmates Arrive Safely at Space Station

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and two Russian cosmonauts arrived aboard the International Space Station on Oct. 14, returning a medical researcher to the orbiting laboratory ahead of the 20th anniversary of uninterrupted human presence in space.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 October 2020 - Trio of New Crew Set for Launch

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 October 2020 - Trio of New Crew Set for Launch Video in Story

A trio of space travelers, including NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, is scheduled to launch aboard the Soyuz MS-17 spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station at 1:45 a.m. EDT (10:45 a.m. Kazakhstan time) Wednesday, Oct. 14.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 October 2020 - Muscle Tone in Space

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 October 2020 - Muscle Tone in Space

Today - Payloads: Onco-Selectors: Over the weekend the crew completed sample processing operations to prep the 12 well BioCells inside the Life Science Glovebox and inject the Glo Reagent into each of the samples.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 October 2020 - Cancer Therapy Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 October 2020 - Cancer Therapy Research Video in Story

Cancer therapy was the main focus of Friday's research aboard the International Space Station.


Homemade Space Food For Matthias Maurer

Homemade Space Food For Matthias Maurer

ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer plans to take a small slice of Saarland to the International Space Station.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 9 October, 2020

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 9 October, 2020 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 8 October 2020 - Preparing for a Change of Crew

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 8 October 2020 - Preparing for a Change of Crew Video in Story

The Expedition 63 crew is readying gear and suits today as they prepare to return to Earth in less than two weeks.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 7 October 2020 - More Advanced Space Science Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 7 October 2020 - More Advanced Space Science Research Video in Story

The Expedition 63 trio is packing up and getting ready for its return to Earth as the International Space Station is orbiting slightly lower today.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 October 2020 - Unpacking Nearly Four Tons of Science Experiments

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 October 2020 - Unpacking Nearly Four Tons of Science Experiments Video in Story

Four spaceships are parked at the International Space Station today as two new crews are due to launch by the end of October.



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