langue en NASA - 03/05/2019

Expedition 41/42 Launches to the International Space Station

Expedition 41/42 Soyuz Commander Alexander Samokutyaev and Flight Engineers Elena Serova of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Barry Wilmore of NASA launched on the Russian Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft on Sept. 26, Kazakh time, from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to begin a journey to the International Space Station. Once aboard the orbital outpost, the trio will start a 5 1/2 month mission. With the launch, Serova became only the fourth Russian female cosmonaut to fly in space.