On March 16, 2013 at 03:06 UTC the Russian "Soyuz TMA-06M” landing capsule landed safely at a distance of 50 kilometers to North from the city of Arkalyk, Kazakhstan.
photo by NASA
The spacecraft delivered to Earth the 3 members of ISS’s Expedition 34 – Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitsky (center), Yevgeny Tarelkin (left) and American astronaut Kevin Ford.
They spent in space 143 days, 16 hours, 14 minutes.
Three other ISS crew members – Russian cosmonaut Roman Romanenko, Canadian astronaut Christopher Hadfield and American astronaut Thomas Marshburn - remained in orbit aboard the International Space Station as the Expedition 35 crew.