ISS Expedition 46 Landing

ISS Expedition 46 Landing

Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA departs the Zhezkazgan Airport after he and Russian cosmonauts Sergey Volkov, and Mikhail Kornienko of Roscosmos landed in their Soyuz TMA-18M spacecraft in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 (Kazakh time). Kelly and Kornienko completed an International Space Station record year-long mission to collect valuable data on the effect of long duration weightlessness on the human body that will be used to formulate a human mission to Mars. Volkov returned after spending six months on the station. NASA Photo by Bill Ingalls/UPI