Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Soyuz Rocket Sliding Toward International Space Station

Robometricschool. - Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian, a Dane, and a citizen of Kazakhstan has been launched to the International Space Station.

Soyuz rocket launch (Photo: AP)

According Okezone.com (09/02/2015) that the rocket was launched from the launch vehicle (cosmodrome) in Kazakhstan as scheduled at 10:37 am on Wednesday (09/02/2015).

Three new crew will arrive at the space station Friday, September 4th after a two-day flight across space, which makes the number of people in a nine-man space station for the first time since November 2013.

Andreas Mogensen was the first Danish citizen in space, while Sergei Volkov of Russia follow in the footsteps of his father, who 24 years ago launched into space along with first astronaut of Kazakhstan.

Citizens of Kazakhstan on a mission now, Aidyn Aimbetov, earned his seat when the British singer Sarah Brightman resigned.


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