NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy radioed Mission Control to report an ‘unidentified object’ floating outside the International Space Station on Aug. 19, 2013. Was it a UFO? No, NASA says, just an antenna cover from the station’s Russian segment.
A Nasa astronaut aboard the International Space Station caused a bit of a stir recently when he claimed to have seen an unidentified object floating outside the craft 220 miles above Earth.
Astronaut Chris Cassidy radioed Mission Control to report the object – just to be sure.
But there was an explanation.