Astronaut Nick Hague speaking about the Soyuz MS-10 launch
NASA astronaut Nick Hague speaking about the Soyuz MS-10 in-flight abort. On 11 October 2018, at 08:40 UTC (14:40 local time), a Soyuz-FG rocket launched the Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Due to an issue with the booster, the spacecraft separated and the capsule returned in a ballistic decent mode. The crew members, NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin, were safely recovered.