Spaceflight Now: Space Station/STS-98

New Year's message from station crew

Posted: December 29, 2000

International space station commander Bill Shepherd and crewmates Sergei Krikalev and Yuri Gidzenko address the people of planet Earth in a New Year's message. The three men are the first residents of the new station, beginning what is planned to be a continuous human presence in space for the 21st century. Source video: NASA TV (354k, 59sec QuickTime file).

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