October 13, 2005. StarCity, Moscow Region.
The House of Cosmonauts in the Star City hosted the first
press conference of the crews of Expedition 11 and the
ninth taxi mission to ISS after their return from orbit.
cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev (RSC Energia test cosmonaut,
ISS-11 crew commander), his colleague from US John Phillips
(NASA astronaut, ISS-11 flight engineer) and a space flight
participant, US businessman Gregory Olsen answered numerous
questions from Russian and foreign journalists who congratulated
them on their safe return to Earth, asked questions about
their activities on-board the space station, their health,
flight program performance, their impressions from the mission
and its final phase, their plans for the future.