Expedition 53-54 Members Launch To International Space Station

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A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying two U.S. astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut has docked with the International Space Station, a NASA TV broadcast showed.

He will spend five-and-a-half months aboard the space station with an global crew, comprised of two other Americans, two Russians and one Italian astronaut.

Expedition 53-54 Members Launch To International Space Station

Tests and opening of the hatches was expected to take about 90 minutes before the capsule can enter the space station.

Both Misurkin and Acaba are spaceflight veterans, while this will be the first flight for Vende Hei.

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Those who abandoned their pets as Hurricane Irma barreled down on the Florida Peninsula could face criminal charges for doing so. Palm Beach County Animal Care reports animal control officers have rescued 49 dogs and two cats in the last 48 hours.

A Russian carrier rocket with the Soyuz MS-06 manned spacecraft was launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to deliver the crew to the International Space Station.

Vande Hei now lives in Virginia with his wife and two children. A global endeavor, more than 200 people from 18 countries have visited the unique microgravity laboratory that has hosted more than 2,100 research investigations from researchers in more than 95 countries.

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She also voiced support for the Naxalites, or Maoist rebels who have been carrying out a bloody insurgency against the government. Guha's remarks were allegedly in the context of the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru on September 5.

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Match commander Supt Mark Hargreaves said: "We are well versed in policing these types of events". "Preparation is everything. Thiago Silva, PSG's captain and an global team-mate of Neymar , emphasised the confidence that exists within Emery's squad.

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