While the world marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing on July 20, NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan plans to board a Russian Soyuz capsule at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for a 6-hr. flight to the International Space Station (ISS). Morgan, a rookie from the Astronaut Class of 2013, will ride with Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, who is returning to the ISS for a third time, and Italy’s Luca Parmitano, who will be making his second spaceflight. Morgan is ...


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