February 24, 2024

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Astronauts on the International Space Station watch a Russian cargo ship burning in Earth’s atmosphere (photos)

Astronauts on the International Space Station watch a Russian cargo ship burning in Earth’s atmosphere (photos)

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station got a front-row seat to watch some rare “fireworks” in the atmosphere.

On Wednesday (November 29), Russia’s Progress MS-23 cargo spacecraft departed the International Space Station (ISS) carrying a payload of waste no longer needed at the orbital outpost. Specifically, the spacecraft was carrying “old equipment and household waste, or whatever experts decided to throw out of the station,” Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko said. Tell Russian media TASS.