Three ISS Crewmembers Return to Earth Written 22 October 2020


NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy returns from his third mission, 21 Oct. 2020. | NASA

The AP reports that a Soyuz MS16 capsule carrying NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy and Roscosmos cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner returned from the ISS on Wednesday, landing in Kazakhstan at 10:54 p.m. EDT. Cassidy, Ivanishin, and Vagner “spent 196 days in orbit since arriving at the station on April 9.” Before leaving, the Russian cosmonauts “were able to temporarily seal the air leak they tried to locate for several months.” 
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