Expedition 59/60 (ISS-59/60)

KEY TASKS OF THE EXPEDITION DURING ISS-59
(March 14 - June 25, 2019)

  • putting into orbit onboard Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft one Russian crewmember and two NASA crewmembers of Expedition -59/60;
  • dock Soyuz MS-12 with MRM1 Rassvet;
  • docking Progress MS-11 with DC1 of the Pirs module;
  • docking and unloading Cygnus spacecraft mission NG-11 to Node1-Nadir (to be determined);
  • docking and unloading Dragon spacecraft mission SpX-17 to Node2-Nadir (to be determined);
  • docking of the cargo carrier version of the commercial manned spacecraft CST-100 mission Boe-FT to Node2-Frd (to be determined);
  • loading and undocking of the Dragon spacecraft mission SpX-17 from Node2-Nadir port (to be determined);
  • unloading Progress MS-11 spacecraft;
  • loading and undocking the cargo carrier version of the commercial manned spacecraft CST-100 mission Boe-FT from Node2-Frd (to be determined);
  • loading and undocking Progress MS-10 spacecraft from SM propulsion compartment;
  • docking of the commercial manned spacecraft Dragon 2 mission SpX-DM2 to Node2-Frd carrying two astronauts onboard (visiting mission) (to be determined);
  • loading and undocking of the commercial manned spacecraft Dragon 2 mission SpX-DM2 from Node2-Frd carrying two astronauts onboard (visiting mission) (to be determined);
  • providing support for loading of Soyuz MS-11 and undocking it from Mini Research Module Poisk (MRM2) (return of three crew members of Expedition ISS-57/58/59);
  • performing one EVA from the Russian Segment;
  • performing three EVAs from the US Segment;
  • maintaining the space station in working condition;
  • carrying out a program of scientific and applied research and experiments;
  • performing onboard still and video photography to chronicle the ISS RS mission and activities under the program of symbolic activities.

Expedition ISS-59 has a crew of 6 (March 15, 2019 June 25, 2019).

 

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