Russian Soyuz space capsule lands safely with crew
Friday, November 26, 2010
The spacecraft landed at 4:46 GMT (11:46 PM yesterday EST), ending a five-month stay on the International Space Station (ISS) for its crew. They launched on June 15 this year.
During their months aboard the space station, the crew performed scientific experiments as well as maintenance to upkeep the orbital outpost.
The landing was originally scheduled for Tuesday, but was brought forward so as not to interfere with thesummit that is being held on Wednesday and Thursday in , Kazakhstan.
The crew ofremain aboard the ISS; Russian cosmonauts and , and NASA astronaut .
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- Denise Chow. "Soyuz capsule lands safely with space station crew" — , November 26, 2010
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