Soyuz TMA-7

Russia


Manned Flight nº: 245

Earth orbit Flight nº: 242

Russian Flight nº: 101

28th manned flight to ISS. Flight: ISS-11S

Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 28877 / 05039A
Launch date - time 01 Oct 2005 - 03:54:44 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC1
Launch vehicle Soyuz-FG (#017)
Soyuz designation11F732 nº217
Mass (kg) 7200 kg
Call Sign 
Backup crew 
Docking date - time 03 Oct 2005 - 05:26:58 UT
Target spacecraft/port ISS/Pirs
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee 193 / 245 km
   - Inclination 51.66°
   - Period  min
Undocking date - time 18 Nov 2005 - 08:46 UT
Redocking date - time 18 Nov 2005 - 09:05 UT
Target spacecraft/port ISS/Zarya
2e Undocking date - time 20 Mar 2006 - 06:49 UT
2e Redocking date - time 20 Mar 2006 - 07:11 UT
Target spacecraft/port ISS/Zvezda aft end
3e Undocking date - time 08 Apr 2006 - 20:28 UT
from Zvezda SM
Landing date - time 08 Apr 2006 - 23:47 UT
Landing location 50° 40' 03.42'' N, 67° 21' 22.32"" E
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 189d 19h 53m
Nbr orbits 2991
Landing crew (Exp.12 & VC-10): Tokarev, Mc Arthur,
Pontes (crew TMA-8)




Launched crew (Exp.12 & VC-9):

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration
1  Tokarev  Valeri Ivanovich  Commander  189d 19h 53m
2  McArthur  William Surles, Jr. "Bill"  Flight engineer  189d 19h 53m
3  Olsen  Gregory Hammond "Greg"  Paid tourist  9d 21h 15m

Backup for Oslen was Kostenko Sergei.
Olsen landed with Soyuz-TMA6 on 11 Oct 2005.

Mission Report:

Launch from Baikonur; ISS Expedition 12.

Astrophilately covers:

Soyuz TMA-7 cover

Launch cancel Baikonur, registered mail



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