Entries by Niamh Shaw

Back for the Landing

On Dec 17th, in the midst of the pre-Christmas flurry, Niamh heads off to Kazakstan for the landing of Expedition 56 as they return to Earth following their 6 month mission aboard the International Space Station. She also reflects on the launch back in June, which she also witnessed, and shares her thoughts finally about the impact that event had on her.

Baikonur Day 2- The Rollout

It’s an early start to the day, but there’s a lot to see- the rollout of the Soyuz MS-09 which will take the three astronauts to the International Space Station two days later