Soyuz MS-05 was a Soyuz spaceflight which launched on 28 July 2017. It transported three members of the Expedition 52 crew to the International Space Station. MS-05 was the 134th flight of a Soyuz spacecraft. The crew consists of a Russian commander, and a European and an American flight engineer. It returned to Earth on 14 December 2017 after 139 days on orbit.
The launch of Soyuz MS-05
|Mission duration||139d 4h 57m 16s|
|Spacecraft type||Soyuz-MS 11F747|
Paolo A. Nespoli
Randolph J. Bresnik
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||28 July 2017 15:41 UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur Pad 1/5|
|End of mission|
|Landing date||14 December 2017 08:38 UTC|
|Docking with ISS|
|Docking port||Rassvet nadir|
|Docking date||28 July 2017 21:54 UTC|
|Undocking date||14 December 2017 05:14 UTC|
|Time docked||138d 7h 20m|
From left to right: Nespoli, Ryazansky, Bresnik
Second and last spaceflight
|Flight Engineer 1|
|Flight Engineer 2|
Third and last spaceflight
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- Soyuz MS-05 begins journey back to Earth
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