NCSU grad to spend 11 months in space, set female record

By MARCIA DUNN, Associated Press Aerospace Writer A NASA astronaut will spend nearly a year at the International Space Station, setting a record for women. Station astronaut Christina Koch will remain on board for about 11 months, until February — approaching but not quite breaking Scott Kelly’s 340-day U.S. record. Koch graduated from North Carolina … Continue reading NCSU grad to spend 11 months in space, set female record