October 28, 2013.
Soyuz TMA-11M crews initiated a final training phase
The prime and backup crews for the ISS-37/38/39 initiated a final training phase in the processing facility.
Mikhail Vladislavovich Tyurin (Roscosmos, Russia), Rick Alan Mastraccio (NASA, USA), Koichi Wakata (JAXA, Japan), Maksim Viktorovich Suraev (Roscosmos, Russia), Gregory Raid Wiseman (NASA, USA) and Alexander Gerst (ESA, Germany) had training sessions onboard the spacecraft, acquainted with the onboard documentation and the content of cargoes launched and also made a fitting of the Sokol-KB space suits and individual liners.
Today a meeting of Technical Management was held where a decision to fill the Soyuz TMA-11M spacecraft with propellant components and compressed gases was accepted.