ISS-66 mission


ISS crew:

Commander -
Tomas Pesquet

Flight engineers:
Petr Dubrov
Mark Vande Hei
Robert Shane Kimbrough
Megan McArthur
Akihiko Hoshide
Anton Shkaplerov



Soyuz MS-20 has been fueled with propellant components and compressed gases

November 24, 2021

At the Baikonur Cosmodrome the specialists from RSC Energia and core enterprises of Roscosmos completed fueling of manned transportation spacecraft Soyuz MS-20 with propellant components and compressed gases.

After fueling the spacecraft shall be transported to the integration and test facility of Site 254 and installed on the dynamic bench for further processing operations, including payload loading and installation of multilayer thermal insulation, check weighing of the spacecraft and its mating to the adapter section of the launch vehicle.

The launch of Soyuz-2.1a launch vehicle carrying Soyuz-MS-20 is scheduled for December 8, 2021. The flight to the International Space Station will last 12 days under the contract with the Space Adventures. The commander of the prime crew is Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin. Yusaku Maezawa, President of the Start Today Corporation, and Yozo Hirano, Yusaku Maezawas personal assistant are assigned as flight participants of the prime crew.




October 28, 2021
LV Soyuz-2.1a with SC Progress MS-18 is launched
October 5, 2021
LV Soyuz-2.1a with SC Soyuz MS-19 is launched



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