Italy to send first female astronaut into space

Italy to send first female astronaut into space

Italy is preparing to send its first female astronaut into space. Speaking ahead of the mission, which is planned for November this year, Samantha Cristoforetti described it as “another great adventure for Italy in space”.

Italian astronaut returns to Earth

Italian astronaut returns to Earth

Italian astronaut and crew take trip around ISS

Italian astronaut and crew take trip around ISS

Italian astronaut tells of drowning horror

Italian astronaut tells of drowning horror

NASA launches probe into failed spacewalk

NASA launches probe into failed spacewalk

NASA calls off Italian’s spacewalk after glitch

NASA calls off Italian’s spacewalk after glitch

Italy’s first spacewalker filmed live by NASA

Italy’s first spacewalker filmed live by NASA

The first Italian to walk in space

The first Italian to walk in space