The crew members of the manned spacecraft Soyuz MS-05, who returned to Earth from the International Space Station (ISS), were evacuated from the descent vehicle, reported in the Flight Control Center (MCC).
The capsule landed in 147 kilometers southeast of the Kazakhstan city of Zhezkazgan. Russian Sergey Ryazansky, American Randolph Breznik and Italian Paolo Nespoli left the apparatus. Their state of health is good.
During the work on the ISS, astronauts and astronauts in August 2017 took an American space truck Dragon. In the same month, Ryazansky, together with Fyodor Yurchikhin, who returned to Earth in September, performed a spacewalk on the Russian program.
They also launched several microsatellites, in addition, Yurchikhin tested a new-generation “Orlan-MKS” space suit with an automated microclimate system and a new shell.
Breznik made three space walks in October according to the American program, during which the manipulator’s capture was replaced.
In October, the crew of the International Space Station received the Progress-MS-07 cargo vehicle, and in November – Cygnus in November and ensured the launch of small satellites from the US segment of the station.