Date: a week ago   Category: Russia

Russia successfully launched a missile with crew for the ISS


Onboard the ship to the ISS two astronauts a NASA Nickname Haig and Christina Koch and also one astronaut of Roskosmos Alexey Ovchinin went. The Soyuz launch vehicle successfully started from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan with the ship the Union of MS-12 onboard which crew of the International Space Station (ISS) of the ISS-59/60. Roskomos on Thursday, March 14 reports about it. Onboard the ship to the ISS two astronauts a NASA Nickname Haig and Christina Koch and also one astronaut of Roskosmos Alexey Ovchinin went. In nine minutes after start the Union of MS-12 separated from the third step of the Soyuz launch vehicle FG and began autonomous flight to the station. Flight of the ship to the ISS is planned according to the short six-hour scheme – the Union will make four rounds on an orbit around Earth while the traditional scheme assumes two-day flight to the station. Joining of the ship with the ISS is planned for March 15 at 03:07 across Kiev. The planned period of operation of a new expedition at the ISS will be 204 days. During this time crew members will execute a number of experiments, including medical, biological, physical and chemical and others (all 49 experiments, from them 45 with participation of crew are planned). Let's remind, Nick Haig and Alexey Ovchinin had to go to the space station still on October 11, 2018, but then there was a crash of the ship the Union of MS-10. Crew members did not suffer. The capsule with them otstrelitsya from the collapsing rocket and soft-landed in steppes of Kazakhstan. Let's remind, the exit of two women first in the history in an outer space has to take place on March 29, it will be executed by astronauts of NASA Christina Koch and Ann Makkleyn who arrived on the station on December 3, 2018. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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