International Space Station

Independence Day 2022: India gets best wishes from International Space Station

As India is all geared up to celebrate its 75th Independence Day, best wishes continue to pour in from across the world. International Space Station (ISS) has also come forward extending its best wishes to India on the behalf of NASA and all the international partners. Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti sent a video message from space wishing success to the country's space agency, ISRO on "Gaganyaan" programme - India's maiden human space mission which is scheduled to take place in 2023.

published on : 13th August 2022

NASA to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing

U.S. space agency NASA will review the workplace safety culture at SpaceX and Boeing, as the two companies gear up to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.

published on : 22nd February 2019

Rocket carrying two astronauts fails mid-air

Booster rockets carrying a Soyuz spacecraft with a Russian cosmonaut and a U.S. astronaut on board headed for the International Space Station failed mid-air on Thursday. 

published on : 11th October 2018

Astronauts bid farewell to Space Station

The three-member Expedition 55 crew bid farewell to the International Space Station early on Sunday morning and prepared for their journey back to Earth. 

published on : 3rd June 2018

US, Russian, Japanese crew blasts off for space station

The craft set off for a two day trip to the International Space Station with the three crew members on board.

published on : 17th December 2017

French astronaut to return to Earth after six months

Three days ahead of his return to Earth, French astronaut Thomas Pesquet shares his reflections on spending six months on board the International Space Station.

published on : 31st May 2017

A walk on space as experienced by the astronauts

NASA releases footage shot by astronauts during a seven-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station on March 30.

published on : 13th May 2017