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INTERNATIONALSPACESTATION    HOMEPAGE

CREW

LAUNCH :

Apr. 26 / 2003

03.54 GMT

Baikonour  Cosmodrome

Kazakhstan

Launch complex 1

Apr. 28 / 2003

LAUNCH VEHICLE:

SOYUZ  FG

DOCKING TIMELINE:

docking :

05.56  GMT

undocking :

Oct. 27 / 2003

23.17 GMT

---d --h --min   on duty

EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITIES (EVA) :

Expedition 07

ZARYA nadir docking port

DURATION :

LANDING :

Oct.28 / 2003

02.41 GMT

Kazakhstan

near the town of Arkalyk

Yuri Malenchenko (Russia)


Edward Lu (USA)

No EVA required

SPACEFLIGHT ACTIVITIES :

arrival and departure from I.S.S with Soyuz TMA-2


184d   21h   47min


This mission was required because the previously scheduled crew rotation flight STS-114 could not be performed on time due to the grounded U.S. Space Shuttle fleet after the STS-107 disaster on Feb.01, 2003 .