The capsule landed at midnight at 2:56 am in the Gulf of Mexico, off Panama City, Florida.
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Their journey took six and a half hours. The SpaceX spacecraft brought four astronauts from the International Space Station (ISS) back to Earth early Sunday, May 2, off Florida in the southeastern United States. according to Live broadcast from NASA, ToBitter capsules It’s 2:56 am (8:56 am in France), in the Gulf of Mexico, off Panama City, Florida.
According to infrared images broadcast by NASA’s high-altitude research apparatus, the boats were deployed to recover the ISS capsule and the astronauts after their more than 160-day mission in space.
The US space agency said the crew, consisting of three Americans and a Japanese, said they were in good health.
The Americans Michael Hopkins, Victor Glover, Shannon Walker and Japanese Soishi Noguchi in November were the first astronauts on an “operational” mission to be transported to the International Space Station by space company Elon Musk, which was imposed as a primary partner of NASA. Seven astronauts remain on board the International Space Station, among them Frenchman Thomas Pesquet.