View Full Version : Expedition 8 Lands Safely

2005-Sep-11, 06:35 AM
SUMMARY: After more than six months in space on board the International Space Station, the crew of Expedition 8 landed safely today in north-central Kazakhstan. Commander Mike Foale and Flight Engineer Alexander Kaleri, as well as ESA Astronaut Andre Kuipers touched down in their Soyuz capsule at 0012 UTC (8:12 pm EDT), and were pulled out minutes later. A helium leak reported on the Soyuz capsule didn't cause any problems with the landing.

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