Soyuz FG • Soyuz TMA-20M

Press Release

A Soyuz-FG rocket will launch the Soyuz TMA-20M transport spacecraft with a crew of three from Baikonur to the International Space Station, ISS. MS-01 version is upgraded Soyuz TMA with more efficient solar panels, unified digital command/telemetry system installed, updated navigation computer and modified docking engines. With astronaut Jeff Williams and two cosmonauts: Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka, it will be launched atop of Soyuz-FG rocket.