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Nespoli and Soyuz, preparations began for the launch of Friday
Baikonur, Kazakhstan - The Italian astronaut will work on the VITA mission at the International Space Station
Preparations began this morning for the launch of the Soyuz MS-05 space vehicle that on Friday at 5:41 pm (Italian time) will take the Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli from the Baikonur cosmodrome to the ISS (International Space Station). With Nespoli -who is from the European Space Agency (ESA) and will return to ISS after six years- there will be Roscosmos commander Sergey Ryazansky and NASA astronaut...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency