May 16, 2014
(9 Oct. 2010) --- Russian cosmonaut Oleg Skripochka, flight engineer, arrives aboard the International Space Station, bearing fresh fruit and a small sampling of other supplies brought up by the "second half" of the Expedition 25 crew. Along with Russian cosmonaut Alexander Kaleri, Soyuz commander and Expedition 25 flight engineer, and NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, flight engineer, the cosmonaut joins a third cosmonaut and two other astronauts already onboard to complete the crew of six. Docking of the Soyuz TMA- 01M and the ISS occurred at 8:01 p.m. (EDT) on Oct. 9, 2010.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Russian people, Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, Fyodor Yurchikhin, Soyuz TMA-01M, Oleg Skripochka, Expedition 25, Aleksandr Kaleri