NASA Astronauts Safe After Space Station Evacuation
NASA has yet to confirm, but a possible ammonia leak from the U.S. section of the International Space Station caused the partial evacuation.By Christine Slusser | January 14, 2015
The U.S. portion of the International Space Station has been evacuated as of Wednesday morning over a possible ammonia leak.
According to Russian News Agency ITAR-TASS, the leak only affected the U.S. segment of the station.
The current crew of the International Space Station consists of three Russians, two Americans and one Italian. All are safe.