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Soyuz MS-15 arrived at the ISS Print
Wednesday, 25 September 2019 00:00

On September 25, 2019, at 19:43 UTC, the crewed Soyuz MS-15 spacecraft routinely docked to the Zvezda service module of the Russian segment of the International Space Station.

The flight program was based on a four-orbit approach scheme. The approach process went automatically under control of the Main Operative Group of the Russian segment of the ISS at the Korolyov-based Mission Control Center.

The crews are now preparing to open the transfer hatches: test the spacecraft compartments for leaks, transfer to the habitation module, where they will be able to take off and dry the space suits, as well as equalize pressure between the ISS and Soyuz.

Several hours ago, at 13:57 UTC on September 25, 2019, the final Soyuz-FG carrier rocket with the Soyuz MS-15 crewed spacecraft launched from Baikonur. The spacecraft delivered the "Sarmaty" crew to the station (Soyuz Commander Oleg Skripochka of Roscosmos, Flight Engineer-1 Jessica Meir of NASA, and Flight Engineer-2 Hazza Al Mansouri (UAE).

Press-service of Roscosmos []