Soyuz MS-03

Soyuz MS-03

Soyuz MS-03
Operator Roskosmos
Spacecraft properties
Spacecraft type Soyuz-MS 11F747
Manufacturer RKK Energia
Crew size 3
Members Oleg Novitskiy
Peggy Whitson
Thomas Pesquet
Start of mission
Launch date November 2016
Rocket Soyuz-FG
Orbital parameters
Reference system Geocentric
Regime Low Earth
Docking with ISS

Soyuz programme
(Manned missions)
← Soyuz MS-02 Soyuz MS-04

Soyuz MS-03 is a Soyuz spaceflight planned for November 2016.[1] It will transport three members of the Expedition 50 crew to the International Space Station. MS-03 will be the 132nd flight of a Soyuz spacecraft. The crew will consist of a Russian commander and an American and European flight engineer, as well.


Position[2] Crew Member
Commander Oleg Novitskiy, RSA
Expedition 50
Second spaceflight
Flight Engineer 1 Thomas Pesquet, ESA
Expedition 50
First spaceflight
Flight Engineer 2 Peggy Whitson, NASA
Expedition 50
Third spaceflight


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