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Peggy Whitson

Astronaut Christina Koch set to return after breaking women spaceflight record

She also participated in the first-ever spacewalk by women

06 Feb 2020 9:29 AM

Space travellers are relaxing in Kazakhstan

All three returning space travellers are out of their capsule and relaxing in chairs on the steppes of Kazakhstan.

04 Sep 2017 8:25 AM

What's on US astronaut's Peggy Whitson wish list after 9 months in space?

Peggy Whitson, 57, on September 3 returned to Eart after 288-days of mission.

03 Sep 2017 10:20 AM

Record-shattering NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson returns to Earth

A record-shattering NASA astronaut Peegy Whitson, 57, touched down to Earth on Sunday, finishing a 288-day mission.

03 Sep 2017 9:29 AM

Record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson set to return to Earth

Peggy Whitson is set to depart the International Space Station (ISS) and return to Earth after completing a 288-day long mission.

02 Sep 2017 12:31 PM


Astronauts pull of space station repairs

NASA scrambled to put together a spacewalk so there would be a backup in case that second unit failed

24 May 2017 8:11 PM

US spacewalkers overcome glitch on 200th station outing

Two US astronauts overcame an early equipment glitch to complete an abbreviated spacewalk outside the International Space Station

13 May 2017 8:25 AM

Trump congratulates Whitson for breaking US space record

Trump impressed with astronauts for achieving breakthroughs in space, tired of politicians

25 Apr 2017 10:22 AM

Astronaut breaks record for most time in space by American

The ISS commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in orbit by an American.

24 Apr 2017 7:46 PM

Record-breaking astronaut to get a call from Trump, Ivanka

Peggy Whitson holds the record for the longest

20 Apr 2017 8:48 AM


NASA's Peggy Whitson takes command of space station

For Whitson, 57, it was her second stint in charge of the $100 billion station, a multinational project.

10 Apr 2017 8:38 AM

Veteran NASA spacewoman gets 3 extra months in orbit

Whitson will remain on the International Space Station until September

06 Apr 2017 7:39 AM

Peggy Whitson set to break Sunita Williams' spacewalking record

Williams has made seven spacewalks totalling 50 hours and 40 minutes

30 Mar 2017 3:19 PM