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Soyuz-TMA 15

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2009-030A

Description

Soyuz-TMA 15 is a Russian (RKA) passenger craft that was launched by a Soyuz-FG rocket from Baikonur at 10:34 UT on 27 May 2009. It carried a Russian cosmonaut, an ESA astronaut and a Canadian Space Agency astronaut to the International Space Station. It docked with Earth-facing port of the Zarya module of the ISS at 12:34 UT on 29 May 2009. This mission will increase the number of crew members of the ISS to six.

Alternate Names

  • Soyuz-TMA15
  • 35010

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2009-05-29
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz FG
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)

Discipline

  • Human Crew

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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