Sergey Volkov , Commander
Oleg Kononenko , Flight Engineer
Yi So-yeon , Flight Engineer (South Korea)
Richard Garriott (Soyuz TMA-13)
Ko San (South Korea)
Date: 8 April 2008
Time: 11:16:39 UTC
Date: 24 October 2008
Time: 03:36:50 UTC
Location: 51° 5' N, 67° 13' E
Pirs , 10 April 2008 12:57 UTC - 24 October 2008 00:16 UTC
Duration: 198 days, 16 hours, 20 minutes, 11 seconds
Call Sign: Eridanus
Soyuz TMA-12 was the replacement for Soyuz TMA-11. The Soyuz is used as a lifeboat for the ISS. Because of fuel degradation,
the Soyuz needs to be replaced every six months.
Ko San of South Korea was originally scheduled to fly this mission, but was
disqualified due to repeated training violations.
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