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Showing posts with label Astronaut. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Astronaut. Show all posts

Thursday, April 9, 2020

NASA and Russia launch a new crew to the ISS


NASA and Russia launch a new crew to the ISS


Article Excerpt: "... One NASA astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts headed to the space station after spending their preflight days in quarantine...The NASA TV livestream will return for the ISS docking procedure starting at 6:30 a.m. PT and the hatch opening at 9 a.m. PT..."


Reference: www.cnet.com

Friday, October 11, 2019

Astronauts Mourn Alexei Leonov, the World's 1st Spacewalker, While On a Spacewalk of Their Own


Astronauts Mourn Alexei Leonov, the World's 1st Spacewalker, While On a Spacewalk of Their Own


Article Excerpt: "... The world's first spacewalker, Alexei Leonov, died in a Moscow hospital Friday (Oct. 11), but his legacy lives on aboard the International Space Station, where astronauts mourned the famed cosmonaut ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

NASA Astronaut, Long-Duration Spaceflight Pioneer Owen Garriott Dies At 88


NASA Astronaut, Long-Duration Spaceflight Pioneer Owen Garriott Dies At 88


Article Excerpt: "...(NASA) – Former astronaut and long-duration spaceflight pioneer Owen Garriott, 88, died on Monday at his home in Huntsville, Alabama. Garriott flew aboard the..."


Reference: spacecoastdaily.com

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Neil Armstrong's Moon Memorabilia Fetched More Than $7.4 Million at Auction


Neil Armstrong's Moon Memorabilia Fetched More Than $7.4 Million at Auction


Article Excerpt: "... Dallas-based Heritage Auctions says the item that sold for the highest price, $468,500, at Saturday’s auction was Armstrong’s spacecraft ID plate from Apollo 11’s lunar module Eagle. Also sold were a fragment from the propeller and a section of the wing from ..."


Reference: time.com