Weather Delays NASA Astronauts’ Return from ISS Written 14 October 2022


Artists' impression of a Crew Dragon approaching the ISS. | Credit: NASA/SpaceX; Wikipedia; Public Domain

CNN reports, “Four astronauts are scheduled to return home from the International Space Station (ISS) this week, capping off a nearly six-month mission in space, but rough weather at the crew’s splashdown site is forcing a delay.” NASA’s Kjell Lindgren, Bob Hines and Jessica Watkins, along with Italian Samantha Cristoforetti of the European Space Agency, were all supposed to leave the ISS aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule Thursday morning.
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