Landing and evacuation. As the astronauts returned to Earth
Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy, NASA astronaut Randolph Breznik and ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli returned to Earth after spending 139 days in space.
In the night from 13 to 14 December 2017 transport manned spacecraft (WPK) “Soyuz MS-05”, undocked from the International space station (ISS). The lander landed in the steppes of Kazakhstan at 11: 38 on December 14 Moscow time.
All operations for de-orbit and landing went normally, the crew members feel well. “Soyuz MS-05” from the Baikonur cosmodrome and was part of the ISS since July 29, 2017. This is the 132nd flight of a manned Soyuz spacecraft, whose first flight took place in 1967.
During his stay on the ISS, the crew successfully completed a program of scientific and applied issledovanii experiments on the program long expeditions ISS-52 and MS-53. Astronauts supported the performance of the ISS and conducted the installation of equipment delivered by cargo ships.