Former Kingston and International Space Station resident Andrew Feustel was among the three spacefarers to make landfall this morning.
Welcome home! @Astro_Feustel, @OlegMKS and @astro_ricky are back on Earth after a 197-day mission aboard the @Space_Station, landing this moring at 7:44am ET. Check out the first photos of landing – https://t.co/aJ5gtUavFh pic.twitter.com/chTnpim0oF
— NASA HQ PHOTO (@nasahqphoto) October 4, 2018
He, along with fellow astronaut Ricky Arnold and cosmonaut Oleg Artmyev made safe landing in a Kazakhstan desert around quarter to 8 local time, after a 197 day stay aboard the international space station.
The Russian Space Agency ROSCOSMOS has provided a brief demonstration of what the crew aboard the soyuz capsule would have gone through during re-entry into Earth’s atmosphere.
— РОСКОСМОС (@roscosmos) October 4, 2018
Banner photo courtesy: NASA HQ Photos