Russia plans to send rescue ship for ISS crew

AFP, published on Thursday, December 22, 2022 at 10:40 p.m. Russia was evaluating the airworthiness of its spacecraft docked at the International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday, after an impressive leak that occurred last week, and was considering a rescue mission for stranded crew members. The leak of coolant from the Soyuz MS-22 spacecraft into … Read more

Concern after a leak on a Russian spacecraft docked to the ISS

AFP, published on Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 11:16 p.m. The Russian and American space agencies were working on Thursday to assess the seriousness of an impressive leak that occurred the day before on a Russian spacecraft docked at the International Space Station, and which could have been caused by a micrometeorite impact. If the … Read more

The Orion spacecraft returns to Earth after its trip around the Moon

AFP, published on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 04:00 After visiting the Moon and venturing further into space than any habitable spacecraft before it, NASA’s Orion capsule is due to splash down in the Pacific Ocean on Sunday, the final leg of the high-stakes Artemis 1 mission. for the US space agency. The capsule will … Read more