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CRS-16 Dragon launch
Dec
4
6:38 PM18:38

CRS-16 Dragon launch

SpaceX is set to launch its CRS-16 Dragon cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station. Liftoff will be atop a Falcon 9 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida. After a two-day rendezvous profile, the vehicle is expected to bring several thousand kilograms of supplies and experiments to the outpost.

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NG-10 Cygnus launch
Nov
17
9:01 AM09:01

NG-10 Cygnus launch

Northrup Grumman plans to send the NG-10 Cygnus resupply spacecraft to the International Space Station in November 2018. It is expected to launch atop an Antares 230 rocket from Wallops Island, Virginia, and carry some 3,500 kilograms of crew supplies, experiments and hardware. Once in orbit, the freighter is expected to take several days to arrive at the ISS.

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Soyuz MS-10 launch, docking
Oct
11
8:40 AM08:40

Soyuz MS-10 launch, docking

Soyuz MS-10 is scheduled to launch two members of the Expedition 57 crew to the International Space Station: Russian cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin and NASA astronaut Nick Hague. Liftoff at Baikonur Cosmodrome is expected at about 8:40 UTC Oct 11, 2018, with a docking to the Poisk module some four orbits later at 14:44 UTC.

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LIVE: Kounotori 7 launch
Sep
22
5:52 PM17:52

LIVE: Kounotori 7 launch

The Japanese-built Kounotori 7 spacecraft is expected to send about 6,200 kilograms of science experiments, crew supplies and equipment to the International Space Station. The vehicle will also bring six large lithium-ion batteries to continue the replacement of the outpost's existing nickel-hydrogen batteries on the station's 110-meter-long truss.

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CRS-15 Dragon launch
Jun
29
9:42 AM09:42

CRS-15 Dragon launch

Launch: 5:42 a.m. EDT (09:41 GMT) June 29, 2018

Launch Vehicle: Falcon 9

Launch site: Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

SpaceX targeting June 29, 2018, for the launch of its 15th operational cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station under the Commercial Resupply Services contract. It is expected to utilize a previously-flown first stage booster as well as a reused Dragon pressure vessel.

CRS-15 is expected to send some 2,410 kilograms of pressurized cargo inside the capsule and about 900 kilograms of unpressurized equipment in the spacecraft's trunk section. After launch, the spacecraft will take about two days to rendezvous and berth with the outpost.

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OA-9 Cygnus launch
May
20
to May 21

OA-9 Cygnus launch

Launch window: TBD May 20, 2018

Launch Vehicle: Antares

Launch site: Pad 0A, Wallops Island, Virginia

Orbital ATK will launch the OA-9 Cygnus resupply mission to the International Space Station. It will rendezvous with the outpost several days later to bring supplies and experiments to the Expedition 55 crew.

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CRS-14 Dragon launch
Apr
2
8:30 PM20:30

CRS-14 Dragon launch

Launch window: 4:30 p.m. EDT (20:30 GMT) April 2, 2018

Launch Vehicle: Falcon 9

Launch site: Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

SpaceX will launch its 14th Dragon resupply mission to the International Space Station to deliver 2,760 kilograms of pressurized and 550 kilograms of unpressurized cargo to the Expedition 55 crew.

After launch, the spacecraft will take about two days to rendezvous and berth with the outpost.

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Soyuz MS-08 launch
Mar
21
4:44 PM16:44

Soyuz MS-08 launch

Soyuz MS-08 will launch three members of the Expedition 55 crew to the International Space Station. They include Russian cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev and NASA astronauts Andrew Feustel and Richard Arnold. Liftoff is anticipated to occur at 12:44 p.m. EST (17:44 GMT) March 21, 2018.

They will arrive at the ISS two days later. The spacecraft is expected to dock with the Poisk module

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Launch: CRS-13 Dragon
Dec
4
7:52 PM19:52

Launch: CRS-13 Dragon

Launch window: 2:52 p.m. EST (19:52 GMT) Dec. 4, 2017

Launch Vehicle: Falcon 9

Launch site: Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

SpaceX will launch its 14th Dragon resupply mission to the International Space Station to deliver pressurized and unpressurized cargo to the Expedition 53 and 54 crew. 

After launch, the spacecraft will take about two days to rendezvous and berth with the outpost.

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Cygnus OA-8 launch atop Antares 230
Nov
10
1:03 PM13:03

Cygnus OA-8 launch atop Antares 230

Launch: 8:03 a.m. EST (13:03 GMT) Nov. 10, 2017

Launch Vehicle: Antares 230

Launch site: Pad 0A, Wallops Island, Virginia

Orbital ATK will launch its 9th Cygnus resupply mission to the International Space Station to deliver pressurized and unpressurized cargo to the Expedition 53 crew. 

After launch, the spacecraft will take about two days to rendezvous and berth with the outpost.

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Soyuz MS-06 launch and docking
Sep
12
to Sep 13

Soyuz MS-06 launch and docking

Launch: 5:17 p.m. EST (21:17 GMT) Sept. 12, 2017

Launch vehicle: Soyuz-FG

Launch site: Launch Pad 1/5, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Soyuz MS-06 will launch three members of the Expedition 53 crew to the International Space Station. They include Russian cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin, and NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei and Joseph Acaba.

They will arrive at the ISS some four orbits, six hours later. The spacecraft is expected to dock with the Poisk module.

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CRS-12 Dragon launch
Aug
14
4:31 PM16:31

CRS-12 Dragon launch

Launch window: 12:31 p.m. EDT (16:57 GMT) Aug. 14, 2017

Launch Vehicle: Falcon 9

Launch site: Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida

SpaceX will launch its 13th Dragon resupply mission to the International Space Station to deliver pressurized and unpressurized cargo to the Expedition 52 crew. 

After launch, the spacecraft will take about two days to rendezvous and berth with the outpost.

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Soyuz MS-05 launch and docking
Jul
28
3:41 PM15:41

Soyuz MS-05 launch and docking

Launch window: 11:41 a.m. EDT (15:41 GMT) July 28, 2017

Launch vehicle: Soyuz-FG

Launch site: Launch Pad 1/5, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Soyuz MS-05 will launch three members of the Expedition 52 crew to the International Space Station. They include Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazansky, European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli and NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik.

They will arrive at the ISS some four orbits, six hours later. The spacecraft is expected to dock with the Rassvet module

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CRS-11 Dragon launch
Jun
3
9:07 PM21:07

CRS-11 Dragon launch

Launch window: 5:07 p.m. EDT (21:07 GMT) June 3, 2017

Launch Vehicle: Falcon 9

Launch site: Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida

SpaceX will launch its 12th Dragon resupply mission to the International Space Station to deliver 1,737 kilograms of pressurized and 1,573 kilograms of unpressurized cargo to the Expedition 51 crew. This will also be the first Dragon pressure vessel to be re-flown, which was previously used for the CRS-4 mission in September 2014.

The external payloads will be the Nicer, MUSES and ROSA experiments.

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Cygnus OA-7 launch
Mar
20
1:56 AM01:56

Cygnus OA-7 launch

Launch window: 9:56-10:26 a.m. EDT March 19 (02:56-03:26 GMT March 20)

Launch site: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, Florida

This will be the seventh of 10 flights by Orbital ATK under the Commercial Resupply Services contract. It will also be the fourth flight of an Enhanced Cygnus and it will fly atop an Atlas V 401 booster, as opposed to an Antares 200 series rocket.

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Progress MS-05 launch
Feb
22
5:58 AM05:58

Progress MS-05 launch

Launch window: 12:58 a.m. EST (05:58 GMT) Feb. 22, 2017

Launch site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

This cargo ship will be the first Russian Progress spacecraft to launch since the ill-fated Progress MS-04 flight. It will deliver some 2,450 kilograms of supplies to the International Space Station. Docking will occur about two days after launch.

Progress MS-05 was originally scheduled to dock with the nadir port of the Pirs module, but it will likely be changed to the aft docking port of Zvezda, the port Progress MS-04 was slated to dock to.

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SpaceX Dragon CRS-10 launch
Feb
14
5:34 PM17:34

SpaceX Dragon CRS-10 launch

Launch window: 11:34 a.m. EST (16:34 GMT)

Launch site: Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida

SpaceX will launch the 12th Dragon capsule to the International Space Station to deliver much needed supplies to the Expedition 51 crew. The capsule is expected to carry some 2,000 kilograms of pressurized cargo and nearly 1000 kilograms of unpressurized cargo.

External payloads expected to launch with this Dragon include: SAGE III, SAGE-NVP and STP-H5.

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Soyuz MS-02 launch
Oct
19
8:05 AM08:05

Soyuz MS-02 launch

This is the second launch of the newly upgraded Soyuz MS vehicles. It will transport three members of Expedition 49 to the International Space Station: Sergey Ryzhikov, Andrei Borisenko and Robert Kimbrough.

On Sept. 17, Roscosmos State Corporation announced a delay due to a technical issue. Launch is expected NET October.

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CRS-9 launch
Jul
16
to Jul 17

CRS-9 launch

Space Exploration Technologies will launch their Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station. It will bring with it over 3,100 kilograms of cargo to the outpost. Included in the trunk is International Docking Adapter 2, the second IDA to launch. IDA-1 was launched on CRS-7 in June 2015, but the rocket exploded a little over two minutes into flight. All hardware was lost. NASA has since ordered a replacement, IDA-3, which will launch on CRS-12.

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