September 16 is the new date for three members of the Expedition 28 crew to return home from the International Space Station. The journey back to Earth for Andrey Borisenko, Ron Garan, and Alexander Samokutyaev, will conclude on September 16 with a landing of their Soyuz spacecraft in Kazakhstan at 12:01 a.m. Eastern. Originally scheduled for September 8, their return had been postponed indefinitely after the station-bound Progress 44 spacecraft failed to reach orbit after its August 24 launch. Also, ISS commercial cargo carrier; Stennis' new facility; Shannon's key; music man; and more.
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