Expedition 60

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ISS Expedition 60
Expedition
Space StationInternational Space Station
Arrived aboardSoyuz MS-12
Soyuz MS-13
Departed aboardTBD
Crew
Crew size6
Members
ISS Expedition 60 Patch.png Expedition 60 crew portrait.jpg
Clockwise from top right: Nick Hague of NASA and Luca Parmitano of ESA (European Space Agency), Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, NASA astronauts Drew Morgan and Christina Koch and Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin. 

Expedition 60 is the 60th Expedition to the International Space Station, scheduled to start on 25 June 2019 with the departure of the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft. The expedition will be commanded by Aleksey Ovchinin, who will transfer from Expedition 59 together with American flight engineers Nick Hague and Christina Koch.[1] They will be joined by Aleksandr Skvortsov, Luca Parmitano and Andrew Morgan, arriving on Soyuz MS-13 in early July 2019.[2]

Crew[edit]

Position June-July 2019 July-October 2019
Commander Russia Aleksey Ovchinin, RSA
Third[a] spaceflight
Flight Engineer 1 United States Nick Hague, NASA
Second[a] spaceflight
Flight Engineer 2 United States Christina Koch, NASA
First spaceflight
Flight Engineer 3   Russia Aleksandr Skvortsov, RSA
Third spaceflight
Flight Engineer 4   Italy Luca Parmitano, ESA
Second spaceflight
Flight Engineer 5   United States Andrew R. Morgan, NASA
First spaceflight

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Counting the aborted flight of Soyuz MS-10, even though this did not quite cross the Kármán line. This matches NASA's count, though RSA follows the Kármán line definition.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NASA Astronaut Nick Hague Set for New Space Station Mission After Abort". NASA. Retrieved 4 December 2018.
  2. ^ Evans, Ben (14 March 2019). "New Crew Launched Aboard Soyuz MS-12, En-Route to Space Station". AmericaSpace. When Kononenko, Saint-Jacques and McClain return to Earth in late June, Ovchinin will take command of the space station, leading Expedition 60, and his crew will be increased to six-person strength in early July when Soyuz MS-13 and Skvortsov, Parmitano and Morgan arrive.
  3. ^ Gebhardt, Chris (14 March 2019). "Soyuz MS-12 docks with the Space Station – NASASpaceFlight.com". NASASpaceflight.com.