|Spacecraft type||Soyuz-MS 11F747|
Andrew R. Morgan
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||20 July 2019|
|Launch site||Baikonur Pad 1/5|
|Docking with ISS|
(l-r) Morgan, Skvortsov and Parmitano
Soyuz MS-13, also designated ISS flight 59S, is a Soyuz spaceflight scheduled for launch on 20 July 2019. It will transport three members of the Expedition 60 crew to the International Space Station: a Russian commander, an American and a European flight engineer. MS-13 will be the 142nd flight of a Soyuz spacecraft. It was at one point the last Soyuz flight contracted by NASA in the expectation that subsequent astronaut transport would be provided by the Commercial Crew Program, but in early 2019 NASA sought to purchase two additional Soyuz seats to provide greater certainty given delays in that program.
|Position||Launching Crew member||Landing Crew member|
|Commander|| Aleksandr Skvortsov, RSA|
|Flight Engineer 1|| Luca Parmitano, ESA|
|Flight Engineer 2|| Andrew R. Morgan, NASA
| Christina Koch, NASA|
|Commander||Sergey Ryzhikov, RSA|
|Flight Engineer 1||Thomas Marshburn, NASA|
|Flight Engineer 2||Soichi Noguchi, JAXA|
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