Return to the underwater Space Station21 July 2016
Return to the underwater Space Station21 July 2016 This year, NASA’s underwater training mission for astronauts promises to be longer and better than ever. Starting on 21 July, space agencies will test technologies and research international crew behaviour for long-duration missions using a permanent...
Alexander Gerst to be Space Station commander 18 May 2016
Alexander Gerst to be Space Station commander 18 May 2016 ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst has been assigned a new mission to the International Space Station, where he will fulfil the role of commander during the second part of his six-month mission in 2018.
15 years of Europe on the International Space Station19 April 2016 On 23 April 2001, Italian ESA Umberto Guidoni made history as the first European astronaut to board the International Space Station.
Tim and Tim safely back in Space Station after spacewalk15 January 2016
Tim and Tim safely back in Space Station after spacewalk15 January 2016 After a 4 hour 43 minute spacewalk to replace a failed power regulator and install cabling, ESA astronaut Tim Peake and NASA astronaut Tim Kopra are back inside the International Space Station.
Test your astronaut skills and help ESA14 January 2016
Test your astronaut skills and help ESA14 January 2016 With ESA astronaut Tim Peake stepping out of the International Space Station tomorrow, have you ever wanted to know if you have what it takes to be an astronaut? ESA is offering a trial version of a test developed for future astronauts for you to try...