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International Flight No. 319

Soyuz MS-17

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Launch, orbit and landing data

Launch date:  14.10.2020
Launch time:  05:45:04.536 UTC
Launch site:  Baikonur
Launch pad:  31
Altitude:  400 km
Inclination:  51.66°
Docking ISS:  14.10.2020, 08:48:43 UTC
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Crew Soyuz MS-17

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Crew

No.   Surname Given names Position Flight No. Duration Orbits
1  Ryzhikov  Sergei Nikolaevich  Commander 2

 
2  Kud-Sverchkov  Sergei Vladimirovich  Flight Engineer 1

 
3  Rubins  Kathleen Hallisey "Kate"  Flight Engineer 2

 

Crew seating arrangement

Launch
1  Ryzhikov
2  Kud-Sverchkov
3  Rubins
Soyuz MS spacecraft
Landing
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Backup Crew

No.   Surname Given names Position
1  Novitsky  Oleg Viktorovich  Commander
2  Dubrov  Pyotr Valerievich  Flight Engineer
3  Vande Hei  Mark Thomas  Flight Engineer
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Reserve

No.   Surname Given names Position
1  Shkaplerov  Anton Nikolayevich  Commander
2  Babkin  Andrei Nikolayevich  Flight Engineer
Crew Soyuz MS-17 Reserve

Hardware

Launch vehicle:  Soyuz-2.1a (No. Kh15000-045)
Spacecraft:  Soyuz MS-17 (MS No. 747)

Flight

Launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome. ISS Expedition 63 / 64.

ollowing an only three-hours solo flight Soyuz MS-17 docked to ISS on October 14, 2020. Sergei Ryzhikov, Sergei Kud-Sverchkov and Kathleen Rubins became the ISS Expedition 63 (together with ISS Expedition 62 crew members Anatoli Ivanishin, Ivan Vagner and Christopher Cassidy). With the arrival Expedition 63 became a six-person-crew.

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Soyuz MS crew in training
crew in training Soyuz MS-17 rollout
Soyuz MS-17 rollout Soyuz MS-17 erection
Soyuz MS-17 on the launch pad Soyuz MS-17 launch
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Soyuz MS-17 launch

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Last update on October 17, 2020.

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