Astronauts and cosmonauts battle a
life-threatening fire and tackle an out-of-control cargo ship on the Russian space station, MIR. Astronaut Chris Hadfield's rookie spacewalk takes a terrifying turn.
A spacewalker loses his vision and is locked outside his craft after a spacesuit malfunction.
Cosmonauts are engulfed by a fire while still on the launchpad. T-4 seconds before launch a shuttle mission is aborted, but the crew doesn’t know why.
A toxic leak threatens the lives of astronauts upon reentry. An epic mission to the Salyut space station takes an unexpected turn when the crew suffers from depressurization. Astronauts fear for their safety when an engine malfunctions at takeoff.
An astronaut performs an emergency procedure on an electrified panel to save a new ISS solar array. The pressures of the Space Race push Soviets to launch Soyuz 1 despite warnings. The first Korean astronaut gets the ride of her life during reentry.
During a classified mission, the crew of Space Shuttle Atlantis discovers fatal damage to the heat shield tiles on the underbelly of their ship. But no one can know that they’re there.