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Expedition 55 Crew Launches To International Space Station

Post by Dragon on Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:52 pm

The Soyuz MS-08 launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station at 1:44 p.m. EDT (11:44 p.m. Kazakhstan time). NASA astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold and cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev of Roscosmos are safely in orbit on their way to the International Space Station.

The trio will orbit Earth for approximately two days before docking to the space station’s Rassvet module at 3:41 p.m. Friday, March 23. Coverage of docking will begin at 3 p.m. on NASA Television and the agency’s website, followed at 5 p.m. by coverage of the opening of hatches between the spacecraft and station.

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Post by Dragon on Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:58 pm


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The Soyuz MS-08 rocket launches on time with three new Expedition 55-56 crew members heading to their new home in space:

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Post by Dragon on Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:59 pm



On Mar. 21, 2018, a Soyuz MS-08 rocket carrying NASA astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold, and cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev of the Russian space agency Roscosmos launched on a 2-day journey to the International Space Station.

 
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