Photos: Flawless Soyuz landing caps One-Year Space Mission
Three International Space Station crew members made a safe landing aboard the Soyuz TMA-18M spacecraft Wednesday morning, touching down in a remote stretch of Kazakhstan. Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko returned to Earth after a 340-day mission, making 5,440 orbits around the planet in the longest flight in ISS history. Their commander, Sergei Volkov, returned after a 182-day flight, his third stint aboard the orbiting complex.
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