Space­craft docks with ISS

The Star Early Edition - - WORLD -

A RUS­SIAN Soyuz space­craft car­ry­ing Italy’s first fe­male astro­naut has docked with the In­ter­na­tional Space Sta­tion, Nasa said. Sa­man­tha Cristo­fore­tti, Rus­sian cos­mo­naut An­ton Shkaplerov and Amer­i­can astro­naut Terry Virts ar­rived on the space­craft at 2.49am lo­cal time yes­ter­day. They will stay at the dock­ing sta­tion till May. They have nearly a kilo­gram of caviar in their bag­gage and an espresso ma­chine.

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