Watch: Spacecraft launch with NASA, Russia astronauts ahead of 20-yr milestone
A spacecraft carrying three astronauts had a successful lift-off on October 14, 2020. The Soyuz craft carried American agency NASA’s Kate Rubins, and Russian Roscosmos’ Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov to the International Space Station. The launch occurred at 11:15 am IST from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The mission comes ahead of the 20th anniversary of continuous human presence in space. NASA released a video of the external cameras of the spacecraft showing the Stage 3 cut-off and separation of engine. Watch the full video for more.