Soyuz MS-02

Soyuz MS-02

Soyuz MS-02
Operator Roskosmos
Spacecraft properties
Spacecraft type Soyuz-MS 11F747
Manufacturer RKK Energia
Crew size 3
Members Andrei Borisenko
Sergey Ryzhikov
Robert Kimbrough
Start of mission
Launch date September 2016
Rocket Soyuz-FG
Orbital parameters
Reference system Geocentric
Regime Low Earth
Docking with ISS

Soyuz programme
(Manned missions)
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Soyuz MS-02 is a Soyuz spaceflight planned for September 2016.[1] It will transport three members of the Expedition 49 crew to the International Space Station. MS-02 will be the 131st flight of a Soyuz spacecraft. The crew will consist of a Russian commander and flight engineer, as well as an American flight engineer.


Position[2] Crew Member
Commander Sergey Nikolayevich Ryzhikov, RSA
Expedition 49
First spaceflight
Flight Engineer 1 Andrei Borisenko, RSA
Expedition 49
Second spaceflight
Flight Engineer 2 Robert S. Kimbrough, NASA
Expedition 49
Second spaceflight


  1. ^ "Russian Launch Manifest". Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Планируемые полёты (in Русский). Retrieved 13 March 2014.