LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Sat Oct 18 2003
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz TMA-3

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

October 18, 2003 at 1:38 AM EDT

(October 18, 2003 at 5:38 AM UTC)

Launch Window Start

October 18, 2003 at 1:38 AM EDT

(October 18, 2003 at 5:38 AM UTC)

Launch Window End

October 18, 2003 at 1:38 AM EDT

(October 18, 2003 at 5:38 AM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

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No Recovery Specified

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Human Exploration
    • Soyuz TMA-3 begins Expedition 8 by carrying 3 astronauts and cosmonauts to the International Space Station. Russian Commander, cosmonaut Alexander Kaleri alongside Flight Engineers, Michael Foale (NASA) & Pedro Duque (ESA) will launch aboard the Soyuz spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and then rendezvous with the station. It landed on April 30, 2004, 00:11:15 UTC
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

    Pad

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