Expedition 9 (ISS-9)

PRIME AND BACKUP CREWS

Launch:
  April 19, 2004 at 03:19 UTC (05:19 CEST, 07:19 Moscow Time) Soyuz-FG launched the Russian transport manned space vehicle Soyuz TMA-4.
Launch site:
  Baikonur launch site, Republic of Kazakhstan.
Docking:
  On April 21, 2004 at 05:01 UTC (07:01 CEST, 09:01 Moscow Time) the docking was performed to the port of the Zarya FGB of the ISS Orbital Complex.
Undocking:
  Soyuz TMA-4 spacecraft undocked from Zarya module of the ISS Orbital Complex on October 24, 2004 at 01:08 Moscow time (October 23, at 21:08 UTC).
Landing:
  October 24, 2004 at 04:36 Moscow time (00:36 UTC).
Landing site:
  Area located near Arkalyk, Republic of Kazakhstan.
Flight duration:
  187 days 21 hrs 17 min

Prime Crew
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Gennady Ivanovich
PADALKA

ISS Commander,
Soyuz TMA Commander

Yu.A. Gagarin TsPK RGNII, Russia

Michael FINCKE

ISS Flight Engineer,
Soyuz TMA Flight Engineer 2

NASA, USA

VC-6

Andre KUIPERS

Soyuz TMA and ISS VC Flight Engineer-1

ESA, the Netherlands

From left to right: M. Fincke, G. Padalka, A. Kuipers.

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Backup crew
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Salizhan Shakirovich
SHARIPOV

ISS Commander,
Soyuz TMA Commander

Yu.A. Gagarin TsPK RGNII, Russia

Leroy CHIAO

ISS Flight Engineer,
Soyuz TMA Flight Engineer 2

NASA, USA

VC-6

Gerhard THIELE

Soyuz TMA and ISS VC Flight Engineer-1

ESA, FRG

From left to right: L. Chiao, S. Sharipov, G. Thiele.

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ISS Crew


Hoshide  AkihikoHoshide
Akihiko



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Robert Shane KIMBROUGH KIMBROUGH
Robert Shane



Megan McArthur McArthur
Megan



Thomas PESQUETPESQUET
Thomas