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Mar 26, 2019
NASA scraps all-women spacewalk because of a lack of well-fitted spacesuits at ISSAll 214 spacewalks by the space station crew have been male-only or mixed male-female teams till date.
Feb 17, 2019
Year in space puts astronaut's immune system on high alert, changes gene activityThese changes are raising new questions for doctors as the space agency aims to send people to Mars.
Feb 16, 2019
NASA may add two extra astronaut seats aboard Russian rocket amidst program delaysNASA said it could buy a seat for one astronaut in the fall and another seat in the spring of 2020.
Nov 15, 2018
NASA astronaut confident in Soyuz's flight to the ISS in Dec after launch abortThe trio will launch from the same launchpad as before to join the ISS's current 3-person crew.
Oct 26, 2018
In same year as India, Pakistan to launch first manned space mission with China’s help in 2022Pakistan's first space mission has been planned for 2022 and the federal Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan approved the plan on Thursday, ahead of his maiden visit to Beijing from 3 November. An agreement between Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) and a Chinese company has already been signed, Chaudhry said.
Oct 03, 2018
Indian astronaut may travel to the ISS aboard Russia's Soyuz spacecraft in 2022The astronaut, who is yet to be identified, may travel to the ISS for a short training mission.
Sep 19, 2018
Russian cosmonauts on ISS to spacewalk outside the ship, investigate recent leakRoscosmos chief said that the cosmonauts will inspect the insulation covering the patched hole.
Jun 27, 2018
Space tourists may be prone to sickness while on a spaceship: NASA astronautNASA astronaut Anna Fisher warns the tourists about the rigours of spaceflight and the toll it will take on their bodies.
Jun 16, 2018
Astronaut Peggy Whitson, who spent record-breaking 665 days in space, retires from NASAWhitson, the 58-year-old NASA astronaut, holds the US record for most cumulative time in space.
Jun 07, 2018
Trio of astronauts from Russia, United States and European Space Agency leave off for International Space StationThe Soyuz MS-09 ship has successfully entered a designated orbit and is set to dock at the space outpost 8 June.