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Christina Koch sets Record for the Longest Spaceflight

NASA astronaut Christina Koch is going to have her mission on the International Space Station (ISS) extended to 328 days, which would set a record for the longest single spaceflight by a woman.
Christina Koch sets Record for the Longest Spaceflight

Details:

  • Koch, who arrived at the space station on March 14th is scheduled to remain in orbit until February 2020 which will eclipse the record of 288 days set by former NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson in 2016-17.

About Christina Koch:

  • Christina Koch went on the space missions- Expedition 59, Soyuz MS-12 and Soyuz MS-13.
  • She is an American and had her first space flight on Expedition 59.
  • She studied at the North Carolina State University.

Question:

Q. Which American astronaut is going to set a record for the longest single spaceflight by a woman?
a. Christina Koch

b. Christie Koch
c. Caroline Koch
d. Cathy Koch
Christina Koch sets Record for the Longest Spaceflight Christina Koch sets Record for the Longest Spaceflight Reviewed by Neha on April 21, 2019 Rating: 5

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