March 21, 2011. Baikonur launch site,
branch office of S.P. Korolev RSC Energia
Primary (Borisenko Andrei Ivanovich (S.P. Korolev RSC Energia, Russia),
Samokutyaev Aleksandr Mikhailovich (Roscosmos, Russia) and
Garan Ronald John (NASA, USA))
and backup (Shkaplerov Anton Nickolaevich (Roscosmos, Russia),
Ivanishin Anatoliy Alekseevich (Roscosmos, Russia) and
Burbank Daniel (NASA, USA))
crews of the Soyuz TMA-21 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-21 spacecraft acceptance.