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SOYUZ MS-12 LANDING, Oct 3, 2019, Kazakhstan, 7:00 am ET (NASA TV coverage begins 5:30 am ET)

Soyuz MS-12 and three International Space Station crew members will return to Earth on October 3, 2019, landing in Kazakhstan.

Undocking from ISS is at 3:35 am ET (NASA TV coverage begins 3:00 am ET). [NOTE: The undocking time has been refined to 3:36 am ET.]

Deorbit burn is at 6:00 am ET and landing will take place at 6:58 am ET (NASA TV coverage of the deorbit burn and landing begins at 5:30 am ET).  [NOTE: The deorbit burn time has been refined to 6:06 am ET and the landing time to 7:00 am ET]

The three people returning on this flight are:

  • NASA astronaut Nick Hague
  • Roscosmos cosmonaut Aleksey Ochinin
  • UAE spaceflight participant Hazzaa Ali Almansoori

Hague and Ovchinin launched on Soyuz MS-12 on March 14, 2019 after surviving a launch abort on Soyuz MS-10 on October 11, 2018.

Almansoori will launch on Soyuz MS-15 on September 25 for an 8-day mission.  He is a spaceflight participant (“tourist”) and the first from the United Arab Emirates.


October 3, 2019
5:30 am - 11:00 pm