Tag: Astronauts

Russian cosmonaut offers to share experience with Indian astronauts

Chennai: A Russian cosmonaut has offered to share his country's experience and best practices in the field of space exploration…

Astronauts aboard ISS afraid of aborting space launch

Moscow: In the wake of a booster failure that forced a Russian Soyuz spacecraft to make an emergency landing last…

Astronauts safe after malfunctioning Soyuz rocket

Washington: Two astronauts aboard the Russian Soyuz spacecraft that made an emergency landing after their rocket malfunctioned on lift-off to…

3 astronauts land safely on Earth after 6 months in space

Washington: Two astronauts from NASA and one from the Russian Space agency Roscosmos have returned safely to Earth after 197…

Russia denies suspecting US astronauts of drilling hole on space station

Moscow:Russia on Wednesday reacted angrily to a report that it suspects US astronauts of deliberately drilling a hole on the…

UAE announces first astronauts to go to space

Dubai: The United Arab Emirates has selected its first two astronauts to go on a mission to the International Space…

Sunita Williams among 9 astronauts to fly into space from US soil

Washington: Indian-origin astronaut Sunita Williams is among the nine astronauts named by NASA on Friday for its first human spaceflight…

3 ISS astronauts return to Earth safely

Washington: Three members of the International Space Station Expedition 55 crew returned safely to Earth on Sunday after nearly half…

Astronauts’ weight linked to post-flight eye changes: Study

New York: An astronaut's weight may play a role in ocular changes that occurs during spaceflight and can lead to…

3 ISS astronauts to return to Earth on June 3

Washington: Three astronauts aboard the International Space Station are set to return to Earth on a Russian Soyuz spaceship on…

Two astronauts complete six-hour spacewalk

Washington: Two flight engineers of the US space agency NASA completed the fifth spacewalk of this year out of the…

3 astronauts set out for space station on Wednesday

Washington: A Soyuz rocket carrying two NASA astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut is all set to blast off from the…

3 astronauts to blast off for space station on March 21

Washington: A Soyuz capsule carrying two NASA astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut is set to blast off from the Baikonur…

China to recruit civilian astronauts for planned space station

Beijing: China will include civilians into the third group of taikonauts to serve its planned space station project, the country's…

3 astronauts back on Earth after months in space

Washington: Three astronauts have landed safely in Kazakhstan on Wednesday after five-and-a-half-month of performing research and spacewalks in low-Earth orbit.…

‘Happy space suits’ to prevent depression in astronauts in the offing

New Delhi: With an aim to monitor symptoms of depression in astronauts and provide real-time feedback to improve the atmosphere…

Two astronauts to take long spacewalk on Friday

Washington: Two astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday for a planned six-and-a-half hour spacewalk, NASA…

NASA astronauts conduct first spacewalk of 2018

Washington: Two NASA astronauts on Tuesday conducted the first spacewalk of the year while working on a robotic arm. Astronauts…

Astronauts go spacewalking to give new hand to robot arm

Cape Canaveral (US): Spacewalking astronauts gave a hand to the International Space Station's big robot arm today. As the federal…

Astronauts watch ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ in orbit

Washington: Even as "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" continues its run in theatres across the world, it also got an…