Expedition 19/20 (ISS-19/20)

PRIME AND BACKUP CREWS

ISS-19/20
Launch:
 

On March 26, 2009, at 14:49:18 Moscow Time (11:49:18 UTC), a launch vehicle Soyuz-FG launched Russian manned transportation spacecraft Soyuz TMA-14.

Launch site:
 

Baikonur launch site, Republic of Kazakhstan.

Docking:
 

On March 28, 2009, at 16:04:49 Moscow Time (13:04:49 UTC) to the docking port of Zvezda Service Moduleof the ISS.

Undocking:
  On October 11, 2009 at 05:07 Moscow Time (01:07 UTC) Soyuz TMA-14 undocked from the ISS.
Landing:
  On October 11, 2009 at 08:31 Moscow Time (04:31 UTC).
Landing site:
  Near the town of Arkalyk, Republic of Kazakhstan.
Flight duration:
  198 days 16 hours 42 minutes.

Prime Crew
ISS-19/20

PADALKA
Gennady Ivanovich

ISS Commander,
Soyuz TMA Commander

Yu.A. Gagarin TsPK NII,
Russia

BARRATT
Michael Reed

ISS Flight Engineer
Soyuz TMA Flight Engineer-1

NASA, USA

WAKATA*
Koichi

ISS Flight Engineer 2

NASDA, Japan

VC-16

SIMONYI
Charles

Spaceflight participant

USA

* - NASDA (Japan) astronaut Koichi Wakata was delivered onboard the ISS by Shuttle Orbiter (Flight 15A) and returned to Earth by Shuttle (Flight 2J/A).

From left to right: Charles Simonyi, Gennady Padalka, Michael Barratt.

NII TsPK picture

Backup crew
ISS-19/20

WILLIAMS
Jeffry Nels

ISS Commander,
Soyuz TMA Flight Engineer

NASA, USA

SURAEV
Maksim Viktorovich

ISS Flight Engineer
Soyuz TMA Commander

Yu.A. Gagarin TsPK NII,
Russia

VC-16

DYSON Esther

Spaceflight participant

USA

From left to right: Esther Dyson, Maksim Suraev, Jeffry Williams.

NII TsPK picture