Monthly Archives: February 2014

Alexander in the real Soyuz

Astronaut training – Per Aspera Ad Astra

When training for a space mission, sooner or later you lose your sense of time. It might sound bizarre, but to me the time ahead (more precisely, the period between now and the start of my mission...

Alexander Gerst

Welcome to the blue dot mission blog

Welcome to the Blue dot mission blog – the portal for travel reports and other information on my flight to space on the International Space Station from May to November 2014.