After arriving at the space station, the astronauts will face several missions, for example, making an exploration of the hole discovered in August in one of the Soyuz ships moored to the ISS. "In a way, this episode reassures me about the intelligence of Soyuz and the incredible work of the research team here on Earth", explained Saint-Jacques, 48.
The launch went smoothly at the precise liftoff time of 6:31 a.m. eastern time, with the crew reporting that all was well in the critical initial minutes after liftoff - safely reaching orbit shortly afterward.
An helicopter pilot and will strap into a Soyuz rocket on Monday for the trip from Kazakhstan to the, according to a release from Army Space and Missile Defense Command. "We feel very ready for it", NASA astronaut McClain said.
Russian Federation said last month the October launch had failed because of a sensor that was damaged during assembly at the Baikonur cosmodrome but insisted the spacecraft remained reliable.
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The network temporarily went to taped programming for about half hour before going live from the street while police investigated. We grabbed what we could and got out of the building and now, we are standing outside of the building, ' Lemon said on CNN.
The ISS orbits around the Earth at 28,000 kilometers per hour since 1998.
Astronaut Jenni Sidey-Gibbons echoed the message, saying Saint-Jacques was a special role model for her and other young people who may be considering a future in space.
This was the first manned voyage of the Soyuz since October 11, when a rocket carrying Russia's Aleksey Ovchinin and U.S. astronaut Nick Hague failed just minutes after blast-off, forcing the two astronauts to make a harrowing emergency landing. However, he did not get to the station because of the accident of the rocket.
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