baikonur - US astronaut Scott Kelly, his Russian colleague Mikhail Kornienko and a Russian are Wednesday at 05:26 hours Dutch time landed safely on a steppe in Kazakhstan, reported the US space agency NASA. The astronauts have almost a year spent at the International Space Station.
It is the longest stay at the station ever. Other astronauts, including © André Kuipers remained there for about six months. The aim of the mission of Kelly and Kornienko's clear what happens to the mind and body as one is long in space.