LOADING...

Expedition 43

Previous/Next Expeditions

Loading ...

Expedition 43

Expedition 43 Crew
Image above: Expedition 43 crew members take a break from training at NASA’s Johnson Space Center to pose for a crew portrait. Pictured from the right are NASA astronaut Terry Virts, commander; along with Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko, European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti, Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, all flight engineers. Photo credit: NASA/Bill Stafford

Crew Profiles

Loading ...

Latest Images

Overview

Expedition 43 patch

Expedition 43 will begin in March 2015 with the departure of Soyuz 40. Three additional crew members will launch later in March.

Soyuz 41
Crew: Terry Virts, Samantha Cristoforetti, Anton Shkaplerov

Launch: Nov. 23, 2014, 3:59 p.m. EST
Landing: May 2015

Soyuz 42
Crew: Scott Kelly, Mikhail Kornienko, Gennady Padalka

Launch: March 2015
Landing: Oct. 2015 *

* As the One-Year crew, Kelly and Kornienko will remain onboard ISS following Soyuz 42 departure and return to Earth on Soyuz 44 in March 2016.

› Read more about One-Year crew

Expedition 43 Multimedia

Page Last Updated: September 24th, 2014
Page Editor: Mark Garcia