March 21, 2010. Baikonur launch site,
branch office of S.P. Korolev RSC Energia
Primary (SKVORTSOV Aleksandr Aleksandrovich (Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, Russia),
KORNIENKO Mikhail Borisovich (S.P. Korolev RSC Energia, Russia), CALDWELL
DYSON Tracy (NASA, USA)) and backup (BORISENKO Andrei Ivanovich (S.P. Korolev RSC Energia, Russia), SAMOKUTYAEV Aleksandr Mikhailovich (Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, Russia), KELLY Scott Joseph (NASA, USA )) crews of the Soyuz TMA-18 transportation spacecraft arrived to the Baikonur launch site. At the airport they were met by members
of the State Commission and Technical Management.
Commanders of the crews reported on their readiness for pre-flight training and Soyuz TMA-18 spacecraft acceptance.