Expedition 14 (ISS-14)

MAIN TASKS OF THE EXPEDITION

  • Launch of two ISS-14 crewmembers and one visiting crew participant VC-11 (USA) by transport manned vehicle Soyuz TMA-9 in flight 13S;
  • Docking of Soyuz TMA-9 vehicle to the Instrument Compartment of the Service Module (IC-SM);
  • Operational support for loading and undocking of Soyuz TMA-8 from Functional Cargo Block (FGB);
  • Relocation of Soyuz TMA-9 vehicle from IC-SM to FGB;
  • Operational support for docking and undocking of the Space Shuttle in Flight 12A.1;
  • Operational support for docking of Progress M-58 to IC-SM and its unloading;
  • Loading and undocking of Progress M-57 from the Docking Compartment (DC1);
  • Operational support for docking of Progress M-59 to DC1 and its unloading;
  • Loading and undocking of Progress M-58 from IC-SM;
  • Support of the Space Station functionality;
  • Performance of extravehicular activity: i.e. three US egresses (EVA) on the ISS USOS and two Russian egresses (EVA) on the ISS RS;
  • Performance of the science and application research program and experiments, as well as contract-based commercial activities;
  • Crew handover to Increment ISS-15 and return of ISS-14 two crewmembers and flight participant under the visiting crew program (VC-12) on Soyuz TMA-9 transport manned vehicle.

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