ESApod -Thomas Reiter returns to Space

Thomas Reiter
Thomas Reiter
10 March 2006

ESA astronaut Thomas Reiter will soon become the first European to undertake a long-duration mission onboard the International Space Station, travelling on the next Shuttle mission currently scheduled for May. At a press event today at the European Astronaut Centre, the German-born Reiter spoke to the media and highlighted the scientific experiments he will oversee.

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