Crew-2 Launches, Takes Aim on Space Station for Saturday Arrival

Crew-2 astronauts @astro_kimbrough, @Astro_Megan, @aki_hoshide & @thom_astro are on their way to @Space_Station, following Friday morning launch aboard Dragon Endeavour. […]

SpaceX Set to Launch Crew-2 for NASA on Friday Morning

A new crew will travel to @Space_Station tomorrow, as @astro_kimbrough, @Astro_Megan, @Aki_Hoshide & @Thom_astro ride Dragon Endeavour uphill on her 2nd flight. […]

Walker Becomes Third Female ISS Skipper, Expedition 65 Set For Three Commanders

Expedition 65 astronauts Shannon Walker, @Aki_Hoshide & @Thom_astro are set to take turns at commanding @Space_Station over the next few months. […]

Crew-2 Astronauts Discuss Upcoming Mission, Eye 20 April Launch to ISS

@astro_kimbrough, @Astro_Megan, @Aki_Hoshide & @Thom_astro are primed for their #Crew2 mission, NET 20 Apr. […]

Multi-National Crew-2 Gears Up for 20 April Launch to Space Station

#Crew2 astronauts @Astro_Kimbrough, @Astro_Megan, @Aki_Hoshide & @ @Thom_astro are aiming for 20 Apr launch to @Space_Station, per NASA. […]

Spacewalkers Successfully Tackle Ammonia Leak at Space Station

Chris Cassidy (with red stripes) and Tom Marshburn work outside the International Space Station to track down and rectify an anomalous ammonia leak. Photo Credit: NASA

In what may go down in the record books as one of the shortest intervals between authorizing a spacewalk and executing it to perfection, Expedition 35 astronauts […]

Expedition 33 Crew Return Safely to Earth

Surrounded by all-terrain rescue vehicles and recovery personnel, the Soyuz TMA-05M descent module lies on its side on the desolate Kazakh steppe after bringing Suni Williams, Yuri Malenchenko and Aki Hoshide home from four months in space. Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

Expedition 33 has concluded in triumphant style with the safe return to […]

All Change for Station Crew as Ford Prepares to Take Command

This coming weekend, Sunita Williams (back left) will hand command of the International Space Station over to fellow astronaut Kevin Ford (back right), officially heralding the close of Expedition 33 and the start of Expedition 34. Ford will lead the multi-national outpost into 2013. Photo Credit: NASA

The International Space Station’s Expedition 33 […]

Spacewalkers Tackle Station Ammonia Leak With Aplomb…and Madonna

Pictured during an earlier excursion, Sunita Williams became the world’s most experienced female spacewalker at the end of US EVA-20. She now ranks fifth in the world, with more than 50 hours in seven EVAs and is surpassed only by Anatoli Solovyov, Mike Lopez-Alegria, Jerry Ross and John Grunsfeld. Photo Credit: NASA

Expedition […]

Back to ‘33-6’: Expedition 33 Returns to 6-Person Strength

Clad in their bright blue flight suits, Soyuz TMA-06M crewmen (left to right) Oleg Novitsky, Kevin Ford and Yevgeni Tarelkin float inside the International Space Station’s Zvezda module earlier today. Their triumphant docking comes just days before the 12th anniversary of continuous human presence aboard the international outpost. Photo Credit: NASA

Under the […]