Soyuz 2.1a Soyuz 2.1a
Soyuz MS-22
Mission
Soyuz MS-22 Patch

Soyuz MS-22 will carry Roscosmos cosmonauts Sergei Prokopeyev, Anna Kikina and Dmitry Petelin to the International Space Station aboard the Soyuz spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Mission Type Human Exploration
Orbit Low Earth Orbit
Soyuz 2.1a
Soyuz 2.1a

The Soyuz 2.1A converted the flight control system from analog to digital, which allowed launch from fixed platforms. It also allowed big fairings and payloads.

Manufacturer Progress Rocket Space Center
Thrust 4149kN
Length 46.3m
Diameter 2.95m
LEO Capacity 7020kg
GTO Capacity 2810kg
Launch Cost $80m
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, commonly known as Roscosmos, is the governmental body responsible for the space science program of the Russian Federation and general aerospace research. Soyuz has many launch locations the Russian sites are Baikonur, Plesetsk and Vostochny however Ariane also purchases the vehicle and launches it from French Guiana.

Type Government
Administrator Administrator: Yuri Borisov
Launch Vehicles Soyuz
Spacecraft Soyuz
31/6
31/6
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Total Launches 402
Links Wikipedia | Map
Meet the Crew
Sergey Prokopyev

Sergey Prokopyev

Commander

Age 47 (1975-02-19)
Status Active
Sergey Prokopyev

Dmitriy Petelin

Flight Engineer

Age 39 (1983-07-10)
Status Active
Sergey Prokopyev

Francisco Rubio

Flight Engineer

Age 46 (1976-12-11)
Status Active