Human Spaceflights

International Flight No. 267

Soyuz TMA-16

Cepheus

Russia

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Launch, orbit and landing data

Launch date:  30.09.2009
Launch time:  07:14 UTC
Launch site:  Baikonur
Launch pad:  1
Altitude:  350 km
Inclination:  51,6°
Docking ISS:  02.10.2009, 08:35:07 UTC
Undocking ISS:  18.03.2010, 08:03 UTC
Landing date:  18.03.2010
Landing time:  11:24 UTC
Landing site:  50°46'51.4" N, 67°27'53,3" E

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Crew

No.   Surname Given names Position Flight No. Duration Orbits
1  Surayev  Maksim Viktorovich  Commander 1 169d 04h 10m  2669 
2  Williams  Jeffrey Nels  Flight Engineer 3 169d 04h 10m  2669 
3  Laliberté  Guy  Spaceflight Participant 1 10d 21h 17m  171 

Crew seating arrangement

Launch
1  Surayev
2  Williams
3  Laliberté
Landing
1  Surayev
2  Williams
3  

Animations: Soyuz

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Double Crew

No.   Surname Given names Position
1  Skvortsov  Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Jr.  Commander
2  Walker  Shannon  Flight Engineer
3  Barrett  Barbara McConnell  Spaceflight Participant
 

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Flight

Launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome; landing 63 km northeast of Arkalyk; ISS Expedition 21 / 22 (Maksim Surayev and Jeffrey Williams).

Guy Laliberté became another space tourist. Following a two day solo flight Soyuz TMA-16 docked to ISS on October 02, 2009. Jeffrey Williams and Maksim Surayev became the ISS Expedition 21 (together with ISS Expedition 20 crew members Frank De Winne, Roman Romanenko, Robert Thirsk and Nicole Stott).

Note

Guy Laliberté landed on October 11, 2009 at 04:31 UTC with Soyuz TMA-14 spacecraft.

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Last update on January 27, 2011.