Report by JENIFERLAMUG
The Russian Soyuz rocket was launched early this morning with three new crew members on board for a two-day flight to the International Space Station. The spaceship will also due to dock on Thursday.
Onboard the TMA-04M Spacecraft are astronauts, Sergei Revin and Joe Acaba, who will begin the Expedition 31 for four months. The space rocket was blasted off at 3am GMT from the Baikonour Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
The three crews will join Commander US-Russian trio blast off to space station in Soyuz launch.and Flight Engineers Don Pettit and Andre Kuipers, who arrived in space on Dec. 23 and expected to get back on earth on July 1, reports The Register. Read full report:
The spaceship carrying the US-Russian trio will dock at 4.38am on Thursday with the space station.