« The International Space Station (ISS) undergoes a change in command on Tuesday, September 26. During the ceremony, Roscosmos cosmonaut and Expedition 69 commander Sergey Prokopyev hands over the ISS command to ESA astronaut Andreas Mogensen who will become commander of Expedition 70.
Expedition 69 began with the departure of Soyuz MS-22 in March 2023. The crew included Emirati astronaut Sultan AlNeyadi, the first Arab to serve on the International Space Station for a 6-month mission, and the first Arab astronaut to perform a spacewalk. »