Astana 24 °С
Almaty 16 °С
Exchange rates
USD 411.54
EUR 458.13
RUB 5.84
CNY 57.64

Soyuz MS-13 docked with ISS

21 July 2019 10:13

BAIKONUR. KAZINFORM Soyuz MS-13 manned spacecraft carrying Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, astronauts Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency and Drew Morgan of NASA onboard, docked with the International Space Station at 01:47 Moscow time (04:47 Nur-Sultan time - editor), Kazinform learnt from TASS.

Russian Alexander Ovchinin and American astronauts Christina Koch and Nick Hague welcomed the new crew on board the ISS.

Soyuz-FG medium-lift launch vehicle with the Soyuz MS-13 manned spacecraft blasted off Gagarin Pad of Baikonur Cosmodrome at 19:28 Moscow time (22:28:21 Nur-Sultan time)

The crew members will carry out almost 50 research experiments, five of which will be conducted in an autonomous mode, without the crew’s participation.