Trump Accused Of Showing Middle Finger To Astronaut Who Corrected Him
Thursday, October 24, 2019, 8:24 AM
US-President Trump has found himself at the centre of a fierce controversy after he was seen scratching his forehead with his middle-finger when a female NASA-astronaut corrected him during a-video-call to the ISS. During a video call to US astronauts Jessica Meir and her colleague Christina-Koch who were on the International Space Station, Trump congratulated them for being the first-two-female-astronauts to walk in space.
NASA Astronaut To Set Record For Longest Spaceflight By A Woman
Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:20 PM
NASA astronaut Christina Koch is going to have her mission on the ISS extended to nearly 11 months, which would set a record for the longest spaceflight by a woman, the US space agency said Wednesday. Koch, 40, arrived on the ISS on March 14 with two other crew members an American and a Russian for what was initially planned to be asix-month mission.