LAUNCH CENTER

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Wed Jun 06 2018
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz MS-09

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

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(11:12 AM UTC)

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(11:12 AM UTC)

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(11:12 AM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

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Rocket Details

Name:

Soyuz FG

Description:

The Soyuz FG rocket is an expendable launch vehicle most commonly known for carrying humans to the International Space Station today.

Soyuz FG rocket
MISSION OVERVIEW
  • Type: Human Exploration
  • Soyuz MS-09 begins expedition 56 by carrying Roscosmos cosmonaut Sergey Prokopyev, ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst and NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor to the International Space Station. After launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, they will rendezvous to the station where they will remain for their 6 month stay.
COMPLEX OVERVIEW

Location

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

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