Coverage of the farewell and hatch closing as Soyuz MS-20 crew prepares to leave the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday, December 19.
Astronaut Alexander Misurkin, Japanese billionair Yusaku Maezawa and his associate Yozo Hirano spent 12 days at the ISS after launching on Soyuz-2.1a rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Misurkin is also a reporter for Russian news agency TASS. He will be producing coverage of life on the ISS. Mandatory credit: NASA TV