Expedition 57/58 (ISS-57/58)

MAJOR EXPEDITION TASKS for ISS-57 STAGE
(October 4 - December 20, 2018)

  • Launch of one ISS-56/57 Russian crewmember and one NASA crewmember by Soyuz S-10;
  • Docking of Soyuz S-10 to MRM2 Poisk;
  • Loading and undocking of HTV-7 from Node2-Nadir;
  • Partial unloading of Progress MS-10 vehicle;
  • Docking of Cygnus -10 to Node1-Nadir and unloading (TBD);
  • Docking and unloading of Boe-OFT vehicle to Node2-Frd (TBD). First flight of commercial crewed vehicle (Boeing) in a cargo configuration with automatic docking to ISS;
  • Docking of Dragon SpX-16 vehicle to Node2-Nadir and unloading (TBD);
  • Operational support for loading and undocking of Soyuz MS-09 from Mini Research Module Rassvet (MRM1) (return of three ISS-56/57 Expedition crewmembers);
  • Support of the Space Station functionality;
  • Performance of the science and application research program and experiments;
  • Conduct of onboard photo, video imagery of the ISS RS flight history and operations under the symbolic activity program.

The ISS-57 crew consists of 3 persons (October 4 - December 3, 2018), 6 persons (December 3 - December 20, 2018).

ISS Crew


Hoshide  AkihikoHoshide
Akihiko



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Robert Shane KIMBROUGH KIMBROUGH
Robert Shane



Megan McArthur McArthur
Megan



Thomas PESQUETPESQUET
Thomas