Turkey And Trimmings In Space - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Turkey And Trimmings In Space

Updated:
INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION (AP) -- Christmas arrives at the international space station. The two Americans and one Russian aboard the station have been setting aside food pouches for a traditional holiday feast. They will have smoked turkey with cornbread dressing and candied yams.

Christmas dinner will be followed by another special treat in the days to come.

An unmanned Russian cargo ship is set to dock with the ISS early Wednesday morning. It's carrying fuel, oxygen, food and presents for the crew. Commander Peggy Whitson says the goodies include fixings for hamburgers with fresh tomatoes and onions.

Cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko celebrated his 46th birthday aboard the station Saturday. And astronaut Dan Tani is looking forward to coming home to his two pre-school daughters as soon as next month. He's also dealing with last week's death of his 90-year-old mother in a suburban Chicago crash.
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.