Crew: Expedition 55

Began Feb. 27, 2018; will transition to Expedition 56 on June 3, 2018

First Part

Transferred from Expedition 54

Anton Shkaplerov, Roscosmos
     Comander
Scott Tingle, NASA
     Flight Engineer
Norishige Kanai, JAXA
     Flight Engineer

Launched: Dec. 17, 2017, aboard Soyuz MS-07
Expected landing: June 3, 2018

Second Part

Docking March. 23, 2018

Oleg Artemyev, Roscosmos
     Flight Engineer
Andrew Feustel, NASA
     Flight Engineer
Richard Arnold, NASA
     Flight Engineer

Launched: March 21, 2018, aboard Soyuz MS-08
Expected landing: Aug. 27, 2018

 
  The Expedition 55 crew.   Front row, from left to right: Scott Tingle,  Anton Shkaplerov and Norishige Kanai. Back row, from left to right: Richard Arnold, Andrew Feustel and Oleg Artemyev

The Expedition 55 crew. Front row, from left to right: Scott Tingle,  Anton Shkaplerov and Norishige Kanai. Back row, from left to right: Richard Arnold, Andrew Feustel and Oleg Artemyev


Currently docked and berthed spacecraft

Russian orbital segment

Zvezda aft

Spacecraft: Progress MS-08
Arrival: Feb. 15, 2018
Planned departure: Aug. 27, 2018

 

Poisk zenith

Unoccupied

 

Pirs nadir

Spacecraft: Progress MS-07
Arrival: Oct. 16, 2017
Planned departure: March 28, 2018

 

Rassvet nadir

Spacecraft: Soyuz MS-07
Arrival: Dec. 19, 2017
Planned departure: June 3, 2018

 

US orbital segment

Unity nadir

Unoccupied

 

Harmony zenith

Unoccupied

 

Harmony nadir

Unoccupied

 

Harmony forward

Unoccupied

 

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