Frank's Soyuz rocket on launch pad number one in Baikonur
October 28 - Frank's Soyuz rocket on launch pad number one in Baikonur, Kazachstan

Mission photo diary

Pre-launch press conference with the crew and back-up Alexander
October 29 - Pre-launch press conference with the crew and back-up Alexander Lazutkin
Crew donning suits
October 30 - Launch day! Crew donning suits
We are ready to go!
October 30 - We are ready to go!
October 30 - Where is the Soyuz launcher? In vain looking through the mist
Awaiting the docking in the TSUPground control centre in Korolev
November 1 - Awaiting the docking in the TSUP ground control centre in Korolev, Moscow
The Soyuz TMA-1 crew and a happy Frank De Winne in the Internati
November 1 - The Soyuz TMA-1 crew and a happy Frank De Winne in the International Space Station. The experimental work can begin

Last update: 6 November 2002

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