26 September

Russia Launched Soyuz MS-15 Spacecraft to ISS

Russia Launched Soyuz MS-15 Spacecraft to ISS

Russia's Soyuz MS-15 spacecraft carrying three astronauts took off in Kazakhstan for the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday, reports with the reference to Xinhua.

Roscosmos broadcast live the launch of the Soyuz-FG rocket carrying the spacecraft with an international team consisting of Russian cosmonaut Oleg Skripochka, NASA astronaut Jessica Meir and the first space traveler from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Hazzaa Ali Almansoori.

The new team was greeted by ISS commander Alexei Ovchinin of Roscosmos, another Russian cosmonaut, Alexander Skvortsov, NASA astronauts Christina Koch, Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan, as well as European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Luca Parmitano.

The Soyuz MS-15 spacecraft delivered 180 kg of cargo to the station, including equipment for the U.S. segment spacewalking activities and equipment for the ESA and UAE space flight participants.
The cargo also includes equipment for conducting space experiments, medical, biological and geophysical research, life support means, and 10 kg of fresh vegetables and fruits.

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