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Dmitry Kondratiev

As commander of Soyuz TMA-20, Russian cosmonaut Dmitry Kondratyev traveled to the International Space Station to serve as an Expedition 26 flight engineer and Expedition 27 commander. A colonel in the Russian air force, Kondratyev qualified as a test-cosmonaut in ...

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Houston - Wind from the Gulf

by Dmitry Kondratiev Houston Wind From the Gulf Хьюстон. Ветер с залива Dmitry Kondratiev Дмитрий Кондратьев Commander of the ISS-27 Командир МКС-27 14 April 2011 14 апреля 2011 года Cross posted from Russian Space AgencyKeep Reading

Greetings from the Commander of the ISS

Dear friends! On behalf of the crew of the International Space Station, I would like to congratulate you on the 50th anniversary of the first-ever manned space mission. This event was made possible thanks to the tremendous and selfless work of millions of people: engineers, designers, scientists, workers and employees. Flight of Yuri Gagarin's opened a new epoch in human ...Keep Reading