Expedition 61/62 (ISS-61/62)

MAIN TASKS OF THE INCREMENT IN THE ISS-61/62 PHASE

  • Launch of the crew of ISS-61/62/VC-19 by manned spacecraft Soyuz MS-15;
  • Rendezvous of the Soyuz MS-15 spacecraft with the International Space Station using a 4-orbit rendezvous profile and its docking to Module Zvezda;
  • Performance of the Russian science and application research program and experiments;
  • Performance of the program of experiments and operations by the space flight participant of VC-19 (United Arab Emirates);
  • Joint operation with ISS-60/61 and ISS-62/63 crews;
  • Loading and undocking of Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft from Module Poisk (return of two crewmembers launched by Soyuz MS-13 and one crewmember launched by Soyuz MS-12);
  • Operations with carto vehicles of the Progress MS type (docking and unloading, loading and undocking);
  • Support of the Space Station functionality;
  • Performance of extravehicular activity;
  • Rendezvous of Soyuz MS-16 with the Space Station;
  • Loading and undocking of Soyuz MS-15 (return of two crewmembers launched by Soyuz MS-15 and one crewmember launched by Soyuz MS-13).

Expedition ISS-61 has a crew of 6 (October 3, 2019 February 6, 2020).

 

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