Williams, Skripochka, and Ovchinin make safe arrival aboard ISS

March 21, 2016 2:18 PM

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NASA astronaut Jeff Williams and Russian cosmonauts Oleg Skripochka and Alexey Ovchinin made their way safely at the International Space Station, arriving aboard a Russian Soyuz capsule that took almost six hours to get to the station.

Williams, Skripochka, and Ovchinin took off on the capsule from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 5:26 p.m. EDT, and arrived at the ISS at 11:09 p.m. EDT. They will be replacing the ISS crew that included celebrated NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who faithfully documented his year in space with ...

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