KOROLYOV, Moscow Region, March 16 (Itar-Tass) – Two Russian cosmonauts and one US astronaut have completed their long mission on the International Space Station and are on the way home.
“The Soyuz TMA-06M capsule carrying Russia’s Oleg Novitsky and Yevgey Tarelkin and NASA’s Kevin Ford, undocked from the ISS at 03:43 Moscow time. The crew are well,” Mission Control said.
In three hours’ time the descent capsule is expected to land in Kazakhstan’s steppe about 86 kilometers northeast of the town of Arkalyk. The touchdown is due at 07:06 Moscow time.