Hatches Closed between Soyuz MS-04 and Space Station

Ahead of the planned landing back on Earth of the manned Soyuz MS-04 Spacecraft the crew closed hatches between their craft and the International Space Station today at 18:41 UTC, September 2nd 2017.

The Soyuz MS-04 crew of Russian Soyuz commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA astronauts Jack D. Fischer and Peggy A. Whitson are scheduled to touch down in Kazachstan tonight at 01:22 UTC.

This marks the first time in 7 years as Soyuz has brought back two NASA astronauts at the same time.

Source: NASA Television

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