Japanese space tourists return to Earth safely – Times of India

MOSCOW: A Japanese billionaire, its creator and a Russian cosmonaut returned safely to Earth on Monday after spending 12 days there. International Space Station,
fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa, their creator Yojo Hirano and the Russian cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin soft landing in Russian Soyuz Capsule in the footsteps of Kazakhstan At 9.13 a.m. (0313 GMT) about 148 kilometers (about 92 miles) southeast of the city of Czczagán.
Maezawa, 46, and his producer Hirano, 36, were the first self-paid tourists to visit the space station since 2009.