The Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft docked on the International Space Station, carrying three new crew members who will be living aboard until December. The trio's arrival brings the total ISS residents to six.
Yurchikin and Fischer will return to Earth on June 2 after a 135-day mission, and filling the third seat of their flight is astronaut Whitson. Soyuz MS-04 is the 50th Soyuz spacecraft launched to the ISS.
NASA released a list of its favorite images from 2016. With the uncertainty that the new administration is bringing, looking back at the successful missions of 2016 brings hope to NASA scientists and the public alike.
Three astronauts aboard the Russian Soyuz spacecraft successfully arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) and will begin their six-month stay at the orbiting laboratory.
The International Space Station has not had a suitable ambulance since the days of the space shuttle fleet. But astronomers think the mysterious Air Force X-37B space plane could make a good space ambulance.
Three astronauts have successfully landed their Soyuz spacecraft on Earth after a 115-day mission on the International Space Station.
Roscosmos or the Russian Space Agency decided to postpone the ISS crew launch scheduled this Sept. 23 due to technical reason but no other explanations were given.
Three astronauts from the International Space Station (ISS) successfully landed back to Earth on June 18. Although generally smooth, the capsule landed on its side after being swept by the air in Kazakhstan.