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2009-05-13 14:55:00

Two new Canadian astronauts are to begin human spaceflight training at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, the Canadian Space Agency said Wednesday.

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2009-05-07 13:51:11

Astronauts set to travel to the International Space Station (ISS) later this month said Thursday that building a new dinner table to accommodate the station’s expanded six-person permanent crew would be a top priority.

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2009-04-08 07:15:00

Two members of the 18th crew to live and work aboard the International Space Station and a spaceflight participant returned to Earth at 2:16 am CDT Wednesday.

2009-04-08 03:39:00

HOUSTON, April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two members of the 18th crew to live and work aboard the International Space Station and a spaceflight participant returned to Earth at 2:16 a.m. CDT Wednesday.

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2009-03-03 14:20:12

The International Space Station Program has announced a change in how two future crew members will return home.

2009-03-03 09:30:00

HOUSTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Space Station Program has announced a change in how two future crew members will return home.

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2009-02-26 14:15:00

NASA will hold a media briefing at 1 pm CST on Wednesday, March 4, with the four future residents of the International Space Station who will usher in an era of six-person crews living aboard the orbiting research laboratory.

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2009-01-30 08:35:00

NASA will hold a media briefing at 1 pm CST, Wednesday, March 4, with the International Space Station residents who will usher in an era of six-person crews.

2009-01-30 06:48:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA will hold a media briefing at 1 p.m.

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2008-11-21 12:54:57

ESA astronaut Frank De Winne is set to become the first European Commander of the International Space Station.


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