This site uses cookies. By accepting cookies you can optimise your browsing experience. Read more.
ISS: Skvortsov, Parmitano and Morgan board ISS01:39

ISS: Skvortsov, Parmitano and Morgan board ISS

Space, International Space Station
July 21, 2019 at 01:28 GMT +00:00 · Published

The crew of International Space Station (ISS) Expedition 60-61 successfully boarded the with the ISS on at 01:04 GMT on Sunday, after their Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft docked with the space station some hours before.

Russian Cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov can be seen opening the hatch and being the first to board the ISS, where fellow Cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin and NASA Astronauts Christina Koch and Nick Hague greet him, soon to be followed by Luca Parmitano and Andrew Morgan.

The expedition marks the first Morgan time has gone to space. Koch and Hague, who were waiting on board, were 2013 NASA classmates with Morgan, and have been on board since march. Parmitano is on his second mission while Skvortsov, who is leading the mission, is making his third visit to the space station.

The expedition is scheduled to last until October 3, when the Soyuz leaves the station. Koch, Skvortsov, Parmitano and Morgan will then transfer over to Expedition 61.

ISS: Skvortsov, Parmitano and Morgan board ISS01:39
Pool for subscribers only
No Account? Sign up!
Description

The crew of International Space Station (ISS) Expedition 60-61 successfully boarded the with the ISS on at 01:04 GMT on Sunday, after their Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft docked with the space station some hours before.

Russian Cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov can be seen opening the hatch and being the first to board the ISS, where fellow Cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin and NASA Astronauts Christina Koch and Nick Hague greet him, soon to be followed by Luca Parmitano and Andrew Morgan.

The expedition marks the first Morgan time has gone to space. Koch and Hague, who were waiting on board, were 2013 NASA classmates with Morgan, and have been on board since march. Parmitano is on his second mission while Skvortsov, who is leading the mission, is making his third visit to the space station.

The expedition is scheduled to last until October 3, when the Soyuz leaves the station. Koch, Skvortsov, Parmitano and Morgan will then transfer over to Expedition 61.

Top downloads in last 24 hours
03:56
Italy: Tensions flare in Milan at protest against new COVID-19 restrictionsItaly: Tensions flare in Milan at protest against new COVID-19 restrictions
October 27, 2020 at 00:51 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
03:09
Turkey: Erdogan calls on Turks to boycott French goodsTurkey: Erdogan calls on Turks to boycott French goods
October 26, 2020 at 19:43 GMT +00:00
03:53
Italy: Restaurant workers outraged at new COVID-19 restrictions in RomeItaly: Restaurant workers outraged at new COVID-19 restrictions in Rome
October 27, 2020 at 02:11 GMT +00:00
04:31
Rest in peace! Japanese company develops couch that turns into coffin for ‘totally dark’ napRest in peace! Japanese company develops couch that turns into coffin for ‘totally dark’ nap
October 26, 2020 at 15:14 GMT +00:00
02:19
Spain: Streets on fire as protest against COVID-19 restrictions hits Barcelona Spain: Streets on fire as protest against COVID-19 restrictions hits Barcelona
October 27, 2020 at 00:56 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:52
Italy: Verona firefighters save kitten with head stuck in holeItaly: Verona firefighters save kitten with head stuck in hole
October 26, 2020 at 18:13 GMT +00:00
01:59
Kuwait: Supermarkets remove French products from shelves over Macron’s Islam commentsKuwait: Supermarkets remove French products from shelves over Macron’s Islam comments
October 26, 2020 at 17:01 GMT +00:00
03:01
Iraq: The beautiful game returns to previously ISIS-controlled bullet-riddled stadiumIraq: The beautiful game returns to previously ISIS-controlled bullet-riddled stadium
October 26, 2020 at 22:44 GMT +00:00
02:59
Italy: Protesters demand ‘freedom’ in ongoing Naples rallies against COVID measuresItaly: Protesters demand ‘freedom’ in ongoing Naples rallies against COVID measures
October 27, 2020 at 06:11 GMT +00:00
02:45
USA: Trump supporters stage massive car rally in ArizonaUSA: Trump supporters stage massive car rally in Arizona
October 26, 2020 at 12:08 GMT +00:00
02:58
Poland: Demonstrators block traffic in Warsaw over near-total abortion banPoland: Demonstrators block traffic in Warsaw over near-total abortion ban
October 26, 2020 at 18:26 GMT +00:00
01:02
Belarus: Protesters march in Minsk as opposition’s strike action beginsBelarus: Protesters march in Minsk as opposition’s strike action begins
October 26, 2020 at 15:07 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
01:15
Russian schoolgirl sets new world RECORD after lifting BURNING barbellRussian schoolgirl sets new world RECORD after lifting BURNING barbell
October 27, 2020 at 00:18 GMT +00:00
03:13
Philippines: Typhoon Quinta leaves trail of destruction as it makes landfall in San AndresPhilippines: Typhoon Quinta leaves trail of destruction as it makes landfall in San Andres
October 26, 2020 at 17:12 GMT +00:00
01:20
Georgia: Special forces raid house of armed robber who held 43 hostages at Georgia bankGeorgia: Special forces raid house of armed robber who held 43 hostages at Georgia bank
October 27, 2020 at 03:41 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
02:37
Azerbaijan: President Aliyev accuses OSCE Minsk Group of protecting Armenia Azerbaijan: President Aliyev accuses OSCE Minsk Group of protecting Armenia
October 26, 2020 at 15:55 GMT +00:00
03:31
Spain: Taxi drivers block Barcelona city centre to demand aid amid pandemicSpain: Taxi drivers block Barcelona city centre to demand aid amid pandemic
October 26, 2020 at 16:29 GMT +00:00
01:40
Pakistan: At least 8 killed in bomb attack at Peshawar religious schoolPakistan: At least 8 killed in bomb attack at Peshawar religious school
October 27, 2020 at 11:38 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
05:55
USA: Amy Coney Barrett sworn in as US Supreme Court justiceUSA: Amy Coney Barrett sworn in as US Supreme Court justice
October 27, 2020 at 01:59 GMT +00:00
03:30
UK: Protesters decry Poland's abortion ruling in LondonUK: Protesters decry Poland's abortion ruling in London
October 27, 2020 at 03:26 GMT +00:00
02:14
Happily-married father of 3 rocks high heels to work in German townHappily-married father of 3 rocks high heels to work in German town
October 27, 2020 at 06:52 GMT +00:00
View all videos