The aircraft will bring Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) astronaut Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA's astronauts Jack Fischer and Peggy Whitson, back to earth.
NASA said it would review its schedule for Whitson and Fischer to return to the city.
The Mission Control Center reports that the Soyuz MS-04 spacecraft has undocked from the International Space Station with three crew members on board.
Back at the space station, NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazansky will be the only three crewmembers on board until September 12, when the Expedition 52/53 crewmembers arrive.
Whitson, a biochemist, set a breakneck pace on all three of her space station expeditions, continually asking for more _ and still more _ scientific research to do.
The crew will participate in standard post-flight medical evaluations.
Returning cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin logged even more time in space: 673 days over five missions. Her record is just shy of only one other US astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent 340 consecutive days in space.
Whitson has completed a 288-day mission that kicked off in November 2016, spanning 122.2 million miles and 4,623 orbits of Earth - her third long-duration stay on the outpost.
Whitson ranks behind a handful of Russian cosmonauts record-setters who spent time on Russia's Mir space station as well as the International Space Station (ISS), where Whitson spent her most recent mission. The astronauts will then fly back to the European Astronaut Center in Cologne, Germany, where the NASA Gulfstream jet will pick them up and take them back to Houston.
The US astronauts are based in Houston, which is dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and the widespread flooding left in its wake.
According to NASA's latest report, the entire group of scientists have conducted several number of experiments in biology, biotechnology, physical science and Earth science aboard humanity's only orbiting laboratory.
"Our home is fine, but so many friends and co-workers have been impacted [by the storm]", Whitson said in an interview with NASA. Her just-concluded mission lasted 288 days.
Republicans hope to achieve tax reform by the end of the year, but reaching agreement on the details will be tough, analysts say. The US tax code has not been modified significantly since 1986, despite numerous efforts .
If this happens, the upcoming Xiaomi smartphone might come sans the MIUI 9 and will become the first phone to do so. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer and Ambient light sensor.
The military official said once the transfer is completed, the Lebanese army would take control of the evacuated areas. Any strike will be in accordance with " the law of armed conflict ", Dillon said.
Ware has a sprained LCL in addition to the PCL tear after going down with a non-contact injury in Friday's preseason game. Spiller will probably both make the team now that there is room for them on the roster.
The Red Cross trains and mobilizes more than 5,300 volunteers who support the delivery of services throughout the state. The American Red Cross started preparing for a Category 4 storm with devastating impact across the Gulf Shore.
Five flood rescue teams and two diving teams are also ready to render assistance at different locations across Mumbai , he added. He also claimed that as many 30,000 employees of the BMC were present on the streets to help in tackling the situation.
The new viral app that allows people to receive anonymous messages has already gained a lot of attention due to cyberbullying . The app interactions also involved privilege escalation which is a phase wherein sensitive information is prone to get leaked.
Thousands of Rohingyas, who fled their homes in the violence-hit state, are waiting on the borders to seek shelter in Bangladesh . The Myanmar government has kept the matters indoor till date and has denied access to any worldwide aid groups.
The Group B rivals meet in southeastern Nigerian city Uyo this Friday and in Cameroonian capital Yaounde three days later. The Eagles are now topping the group on 6 points, four points above Cameroon, and five above Algeria and Zambia.
Demonitisation, pre-GST destocking reasons for drop in Q1 GDP
The Indian economy has slowed down further compared with the preceding quarter when it had posted a 6.1 per cent growth rate. The drop in growth was even sharper compared to the like quarter a year ago when the country's GDP grew at 7.9 per cent.
Union ministers quit ahead of Cabinet reshuffle
If sources are to be believed, the Prime Ministers Office (PMO) carried out a detailed audit of performance of Cabinet ministers. Railways minister Suresh Prabhu, who had offered to resign in the wake of recent train accidents could be on his way out too.
Court in Kenya declares election result invalid
He had won the annulled poll by 54 per cent, polling 8,203,290 votes against Mr Odinga's 6,762, 224 (44.74 per cent). In a televised address to the nation, Kenyatta said he disagreed with the court's ruling but would respect it.
Cowboys-Texans preseason game canceled
According to the Cowboys , fans who have already purchased tickets may have their money refunded. The proceeds from Thursday's game were slated to go to Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.
Houston police officer drowns in Harvey flooding
Words can not adequately express the sense of loss the Perez family and their extended Houston Police family are experiencing. At least nine people are reported to have died, and rescuers are still trying to reach others that remain stranded.
Amazon Echo Devices Gain Multi-Room Audio Functionality
All you need to do to begin using multi-room music is open the Alexa App and begin designating groups of two or more Echo devices. For example, consumers can ask, " Alexa , play pop music for focusing", if you're looking to hone in on your school work.
USA broadcaster CBS agrees to buy Network Ten
It will also be able to launch its subscription video-on-demand service, CBS All Access , through Ten's infrastructure. New York-listed CBS is America's most-watched network, worth $35.3 billion.