Baltimore Astronaut Reid Wiseman Returns To Earth After 6 Months In Orbit

November 10, 2014 11:24 PM

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BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Reid Wiseman returns to earth! The Baltimore County native is back on solid ground after an amazing journey on the International Space Station. Touchdown was at 11 p.m. Sunday, and it was a harrowing return for the astronaut, who was ending a six-month journey in space.

The Soyuz capsule reached earth. It was a dramatic landing for Wiseman on the cold ground of Kazakhstan. Recovery teams rushed to the scene, getting there seconds after it landed. Recovery teams pulled out the crew.

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