SpaceX’s Crew 6 astronauts are preparing to return to Earth. The Crew 6 astronauts recently spoke with journalists about their upcoming departure from the International Space Station (ISS).
The Crew 6 astronauts are expected to depart the ISS on September 2nd.
NASA’s Crew 6 astronauts’ commander, Stephen Bowen, expressed his admiration for the incredible crew he served with on the International Space Station.
Bowen considers it a privilege and an honor to spend time with the Crew 6 astronauts and cannot imagine a better crew to work alongside.
Before the return of the Crew 6 astronauts to Earth, four new astronauts from SpaceX’s Crew-7 mission will soon join the current crew on the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, August 25, with a docking expected on August 26.
The Departure of the Crew 6 astronauts from the ISS can be viewed live at Space.com.
The Crew 6 astronauts consists of four members: two Americans, one Russian, and one Emirati, CNBC reports.
The Crew 6 astronauts are NASA astronauts Warren Hoburg and Bowen, Roscosmos cosmonaut Andrey Fedyaev, and United Arab Emirates astronaut Sultan Alneyadi, CNBC added.
SpaceX launched the Crew-6 mission which the Crew 6 astronauts were on, for NASA last March 2023.