09/22/2005. Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Preparation of Russian transport spacecraft Soyuz TMA-7
with Expedition-12 (ISS-12) prime crew and a space flight
participant of visiting crew (VC-9) for launch to the International
Space Station is continued.
The spacecraft prime crew (V. Tokarev, W.McArthur, G. Olsen) and backup
crew (M. Tyurin, D. Williams, S. Kostenko) passed training during
which cosmonauts provided a fit check of individual seat liners, leak and serviceability
check of spacesuits, operation with radio equipment.