Sunita Williams, a world reputed Indian-American astronaut has plans to travel to space for the second time in June 2012. This Gujarati origin forty four years lady was born in Euclid, Ohio. Sunita-Williams will be accompanied by flight engineers Japanese astronaut Akihiko Hoshide and Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko. NASA declared that Sunita would turn out to be the commander of the ISS in October, 2012. Chosen by NASA in the year 1998, June, Sunita Williams served as a flight engineer overseas the International space station. She introduced with the crew of STS-116 on 9th December, 2006, docking with the station on 11th December, 2006. Being a member of the Expedition-14 crew Williams made a world record for females with four spacewalks totaling twenty nine hours and seventeen minutes of EVA. Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the record in the year 2008 with her five spacewalks.
Sunita Williams erases the previous record by Shannon Lucid, and set up a new record for females of 195 days in space.