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.

RGNIITsPK picture

ISS Crew


PARMITANO Luka PARMITANO
Luka



KOCH Christina  KOCH
Christina



SKVORTSOV Alexandr SKVORTSOV
Alexandr



MORGAN   Andrew MORGAN
Andrew



  SKRIPOCHKA
Oleg



   MEIR
Jessica