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Soyuz TMA-14

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Crew:
    Upload:
        Gennadi Padalka [3], Commander
        Michael Barratt [1], Flight Engineer (USA)
        Charles Simonyi [2], Flight Participant (USA)
    Download:
        Gennadi Padalka
        Michael Barratt
        Guy Lalibert√© (Soyuz TMA-16)

Backup Crew:
    Maksim Surayev
    Shannon Walker (USA)
    Esther Dyson (Switzerland)

Launch:
    Location: Baikonur
    Date: 26 March 2009
    Time: 11:49:18 UTC

Landing:
    Date: 11 October 2009
    Time: 04:31:43 UTC
    Location: 51° 1.4' N, 67° 12.1' E

Docking:
    Zvezda aft, 28 March 2009 13:05 UTC - 2 July 2009 21:29 UTC
    Pirs , 2 July 2009 21:55 UTC - 11 October 2009 01:07 UTC

Duration: 198 days, 16 hours, 42 minutes, 25 seconds

Call Sign: Altair

Soyuz TMA-14 is the replacement for Soyuz TMA-13. The Soyuz is used as a lifeboat for the ISS. Because of fuel degradation, the Soyuz needs to be replaced every six months.

 


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