Soyuz-FG Launch Vehicle was launched successfully

13 september 2017

On September 13, 2017 at 00:17 (Moscow time) Soyuz-FG Launch Vehicle with Soyuz MC-06 manned spacecraft was launched successfully from the 1st launch pad (Gagarin launch pad) of Baikonur spaceport.

Soyuz MC-06 manned spacecraft will deliver to the International Space Station 53/54 expedition crew consist of Alexandr Misurkin (ROSKOSMOS), Mark T. Vande Hei (NASA) and Joseph M. Acaba.

Soyuz-FG Launch Vehicle was developed and produced by SRC Progress JSC.