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Paolo Nespoli landing
- Thu, Dec 14, 2017 | 01:30 - 09:35 GMT | 02:30 - 10:35 CET
- ESA TV Live - 16:9
Landing of the Expedition 53 crew (Ryazanskiy, Bresnik, Nespoli) on the Soyuz MS-05 spacecraft is scheduled at 08:38:06 GMT, 14:38:06 Kazakhstan time.
ESA TV will offer live coverage of all key moments of the operations starting at:
- Farewell ceremony and hatch closing at 0200 GMT (tx 0130-0220GMT).
- Undocking of the Soyuz MS-03 from the Rassvet ISS module scheduled at 0516 GMT (tx 0500-0535GMT).
- Landing coverage itself will start some 30 minutes before touch down in the steppes of Kazakhstan, scheduled at 0838 GMT, (tx 0800-0935GMT).
The ESA Italian astronaut will then return to Johnson Space Centre, Houston, for checkups and research into how humans adapt to living in space. Provided he feels able, Paolo Nespoli may give some brief interview comments before departing Karaganda.
All highlights will be posted as soon as possible on the ESA TV ftp server:
Some mission statistics for Expedition 52/53:
- Duration 139 days
- Orbits of Earth 2224
- Distance travelled 94,136,260Km
- 4 visiting vehicles arrived – SpaceX/Dragon+Progress 68P+Orbital/Cygnus OA8+Soyuz MS-06
- 3 visiting vehicles departed – SpaceX-12+OA8+Soyuz MS-04
- Nespoli will have completed 313 days in space across his 3 flights
- More information at:
- Satellite Parameters
Eutelsat 7B @ 7deg East Transponder: B6 Channel: B (9MHz)
D/link Fr: 11135.83MHz Polarisation: Y/vertical
Signal: 1080/50 MPEG4 4:2:0 (H264) clear
SR: 7200 FEC: 3/4 Mod: DVBS2/8PSK
Pilot: On Roll-off: 0.2 DR: 21.503
Audio 1: International audio
Audio 2: International audio
For any inquiries regarding satellite or ftp reception please contact the ESA TV production team:
Dominique Detain at firstname.lastname@example.org / tel + 33 685 114 681
Chris Courtenay Taylor at email@example.com / tel + 44 7774 275 951