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Robert Thirsk's landing in Kazakhstan


Uploaded on May 25, 2012


Robert Thirsk's landing in Kazakhstan

2009-12-01 - Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Robert Thirsk, aboard the Soyuz TMA-15 along with Expedition 20/21 crewmates European Space Agency astronaut Frank De Winne and cosmonaut Roman Romanenko, landed on the plains of Kazakhstan at 2:17 a.m. EST. (Credits: Canadian Space Agency, NASA)

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That’s it?

No no,  film until the parachute falls to the ground.

Let’s go!

Everything is OK, as scheduled…?


Will we turn it on its side?

No, it is not necessary….

We quietly waited for your arrival

Hello everyone thanks for your super job.

Are you OK in there?


We appreciate the evacuation help.

We’re ready…

Hold him…slowly..  

How do you feel?

Closer the stretcher. 

We are evacuating the flight engineer.

Let’s go… No wait, wait

Hold him and put his legs out first

We evacuate first engineer Robert Thirsk.

Place him on the stretcher. 

Don’t rush, don’t rush…

Place him on the stretcher.

Hold him on the stretcher. Go slowly, careful…

A little bit left.

Please guys instead of applauding, better hold him!

We’re bringing him in the ambulance

Careful, his head..

We begin evacuation of the second one…

Say hello to the camera…

How do you feel? Good?

Everything is OK, thank you.

Did you like it?

I feel so powerful…

The Soyuz team is good!

Very, very good!

All is normal!


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