Missoula students talk to Space Station astronauts as they pass over Montana
Space Station astronauts wished hundreds of Missoula students happy new year as they soared above Missoula.
Then they did a little floating to show what it's like in space.
Target Range Elementary School hosted a special, one of a kind video conference call from Target Range to space.
The astronauts take 90 minutes to orbit the earth.
It took them 7 minutes to travel from high above Hawaii to Big Sky Country.
Students who won an essay contest interviewed commander Kevin Ford.
It was a once in a lifetime experience, said the students.