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Expedition 21/22 (ISS-21/22)

MAIN TASKS OF THE INCREMENT
IN THE ISS-21 PHASE
(October 11, 2009 — December 1, 2009)

  • Launch of one ISS-21/22 Russian, one NASA crewmember and one participant of the visiting crew (VC-17) (Canada) by transport manned spacecraft Soyuz TMA-16 in flight 18S;
  • Docking of Soyuz TMA-16 spacecraft to the Instrument Compartment of Service Module Zvezda (IC-SM);
  • Operational support for loading and undocking of Progress M-03M;
  • Operational support for docking of Progress M-MRM2 with MRM-2 module to nadir port of Service Module Zvezda;
  • Operational support for docking and undocking of Space Shuttle (ULF3 flight) and return to the Earth of one NASA crewmember;
  • Operational support for loading and undocking of Soyuz TMA-15;
  • Performance of the science and application research program and experiments;
  • Support of the Space Station functionality;
  • Implementation of the utilization program and life science experiments for a space flight participant of visiting crew VC-17.

The ISS-21 crew consists of six persons (October 11 - November 27, 2009), five persons (November 27 - December 1, 2009).

 

MAIN TASKS OF THE INCREMENT
IN THE ISS-22 PHASE
(December 1, 2009 — March 18, 2010)

  • Launch of one ISS-22/23 Russian, one NASA (USA) and one JAXA (Japan) crewmember by transport manned spacecraft Soyuz TMA-17;
  • Docking of Soyuz TMA-17 spacecraft to the port of Zarya Functional and Cargo Module;
  • Undocking of Soyuz TMA-16 spacecraft from Instrument Compartment of Service Module Zvezda (IC-SM) to the port of Mini Research Module Poisk (MRM2);
  • Operational support for docking and unloading of Progress M-04M;
  • Operational support for docking of Space Shuttle (20A flight);
  • Operational support for loading and undocking of Soyuz TMA-16 from the port of Mini Research Module Poisk (MRM2) (return to the Earth of ISS-22 two crewmembers);
  • Implementation of two EVA's on the Russian Segment of ISS;
  • Support of the Space Station functionality;
  • Performance of the science and application research program and experiments.

The ISS-22 crew consists of five persons.

ISS Crew


OVCHININ Alexey OVCHININ
Alexey



HAGUE  Nick HAGUE
Nick



KOCH  Christina  KOCH
Christina



SKVORTSOV Alexandr SKVORTSOV
Alexandr



PARMITANO Luka PARMITANO
Luka



MORGAN   Andrew MORGAN
Andrew