MOSCOW (AP) — A trio of house vacationers safely returned to Earth on Thursday after a six-month mission on the Worldwide Area Station.
A Soyuz capsule carrying NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy, and Roscosmos’ Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner landed on the steppes of Kazakhstan southeast of the city of Dzhezkazgan at 7:54 a.m. Thursday. After a medical checkup, the three will likely be taken by helicopters to Dzhezkazgan from the place they are going to be flown residence.
As a part of extra precautions as a result of coronavirus, members of the Russian rescue workforce assembly the crew have been examined for the virus and the variety of folks concerned within the restoration effort was restricted.
Cassidy, Ivanishin and Vagner had lived on the station since April.
NASA’s Kate Rubins and Roscosmos’ Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov arrived on the orbiting outpost per week in the past for a six-month keep.
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