Re-Entry: Soyuz Block I Stage from ISS Expedition 50 Crew Launch
The third stage of the Soyuz Rocket that helped boost the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft into orbit re-entered the atmosphere this wee, four days after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome and dispatching Oleg Novitskiy, Thomas Pesquet and Peggy Whitson into orbit for a six-month stay aboard the International Space Station as part of Expeditions 50 and 51.
NORAD ID: 41865
Object: SL-4 Rocket Body
Type: Block I, Soyuz FG 3rd Stage
Launched: October 17, 2016 – 20:20:13 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz FG
Launch Site: 1/5 Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Re-Entry Prediction: November 21, 2016 – 16:46 UTC +/-1 Min.
Re-Entry Zone: Tanzania/Kenya