Indian American Astronaut

  • Delhi: Sunita Williams interacts with students April 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams, who is visiting India after returning to India after spending 127 days in space, interacted and shared her experiences with students at National Science Centre in New Delhi on Monday. Sunita Williams's itinerary includes visits to Delhi, Mumbai and Gujarat. "I never envisioned to...
  • Sunita Williams takes off on 2nd space visit July 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian-American NASA astronaut Sunita Williams took off on her second space visit at around 8.10 am on Sunday morning. With this expedition, Sunita Williams has become the first woman in history to head a space mission. Wishes and prayers began to pour in for Sunita as she got ready...
  • Sunita Williams plans for another space trip July 10, 2010

    Washington: Indian American astronaut Sunita Williams, who holds the record of the longest spaceflight (195 days) for female space travellers, will head for the stars once again in June 2012. Williams, 44, would take over as station commander at the International Space Station that was her home in the sky...