Apr 28, 2013 The crew of Soyuz 11 was found death inside the capsule after a record-breaking 24 days mission. They actually died in space for a faulty. Apr 7, 2015 What to do when an astronaut dies in space. be other visiting spacecraft that could bring an ailing astronaut (or dead body) back to Earth. Sharon Christa McAuliffe (September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire, and was one of the seven crew members killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. They had two children, Scott and Caroline, who were nine and six, respectively, when she died. McAuliffe. Space exposure is the subjection of a human to the conditions of outer space, without The only known humans to have died of space exposure are the three crew members of the Soyuz 11 spacecraft: Vladislav Volkov, Georgi Dobrovolski.
This article lists verifiable spaceflight-related accidents and incidents resulting in fatality or . Astronauts have also died while training for space missions, such as the Apollo 1 launch pad fire which killed an entire crew of three. There