Expedition 25/26 (ISS-25/26)

Experiments Program

During ISS-25 and ISS-26, 504 sessions of 41 experiments are planned to be implemented. 34 experiments were started in the previous increments. 7 experiments (Molniya-Gamma, Sprut-2, MW-radiometry, SLS, VIRU, Test, Kulonovskiy Kristall) are new.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

Research Area Experiment Name
Human life research Sonocard, Pilot, Vzaimodeystviye, Tipologia, Pnevmocard, Sprut-2, Biorisk
Geophysical research Relaksatsia, Uragan, Impuls, Vsplesk, Ten-Mayak, Molniya-Gamma
Earth resources sensing MW-radiometry, Rusalka, Seyner, Ekon
Space biotechnology Lactolen, Biotrek, Biodegradatsia, Zhenshen-2, Structura, Konstanta
Technical research Vektor-T, Izgib, Identifikatsiya, Veterok, SLS, Sreda-MKS, Kontur, VIRU, Bar, Test, RadioSkaf
Contract activities EXPOSE-R
Study of cosmic rays BTN-Neutron, Matryoshka-R
Educational and humanitarian projects MAI-75, Kulonovskiy Kristall
Space technology and material science Kristallizator, Plasma crystal

For implementation of the experiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Ascent to ISS RS:

by Soyuz TMA-M
by Progress M-08M
by Soyuz TMA-20
by Progress M-09M

TOTALLY:

 

  2.28 kg
 94.18 kg
  2.7 kg
 119.42 kg

218.58 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

by Soyuz TMA-19
by Soyuz TMA-M

TOTALLY:

 

  35.78 kg
   9.06 kg

 44.84 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Continuous

Daily average

up to 260 W

399 W

 

CREW TIME

In the ISS-25 phase

Flight Engineer-5 Fyodor Yurchikhin (Russia)
Flight Engineer-1 Aleksandr Kaleri (Russia)
Flight Engineer-2 Oleg Skripochka (Russia)

TOTALLY:

In the ISS-26 phase

Flight Engineer-1 Aleksandr Kaleri (Russia)
Flight Engineer-2 Oleg Skripochka (Russia)
Flight Engineer-4 Dmitriy Kondratiev (Russia)

TOTALLY:

 

34 h 55 min
28 h 50 min
29 h 00 min

  92 h 45 min

 

146 h 30 min
143 h 45 min
  75 h 45 min

 366 h 00 min

 

RECORDING AND TRANSFER OF SCIENTIFIC DATA TO PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATORS
  • Sample Kits
  • Electronic data carriers
  • Telemetry data

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