NASA astronaut returns home after logging record-breaking 534 days in space

September 7, 2016 6:25 PM

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NASA astronaut returns home after logging record-breaking 534 days in space

Russia's Soyuz TMA-20M spacecraft touched down safely in Kazakhstan on Wednesday morning.

ZHEZKAZGAN, Kazakhstan, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- NASA astronaut Jeff Williams returned to Earth on Wednesday with a new record. Williams' latest mission puts his days-in-space total at 534, the most by an American astronaut.

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