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Shenzhou 13 Docking

2021-10-15T22:49:00+0000

The Shenzhou 13 spacecraft will dock autonomously to the Chinese Space Station, carrying CNSA astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Wang Yaping and Ye Guangfu to the Chinese Space Station.

Soyuz MS-18 Undocking

2021-10-17T01:14:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-18 spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station carrying Expedition 65 crew member ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy as well as film director Klim Shipenko and actress Yulia Peresild.

Soyuz MS-18 Landing

2021-10-17T04:36:44+0000

The Soyuz MS-18 spacecraft carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy as well as film director Klim Shipenko and actress Yulia Peresild will land back on Earth near Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.

Starship S20 Static Fire

2021-10-19T05:00:00+0000

SpaceX will perform a static fire of the Starship S20 vehicle between 22:00 and 5:00 UTC (5pm-midnight CDT).

Progress MS-17 Relocation

2021-10-22T03:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-17 spacecraft will be relocated from the Poisk module to the Nauka module.

Progress MS-18 Docking

2021-10-30T01:34:00+0000

The Progress MS-18 spacecraft is scheduled to autonomously dock to the Zvezda module of the ISS.

SpaceX Crew-3 Crew Dragon Docking

2021-10-31T04:45:00+0000

The Crew-3 Crew Dragon will dock autonomously to the International Space Station, carrying NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron as well as ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer to the International Space Station as crew members of Expedition 66.

SpaceX Crew-2 "Endeavour" Crew Dragon Undocking

2021-11-08T00:00:00+0000

The "Endeavour" Crew Dragon will undock from the International Space Station, carrying NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur, JAXA astronaut Akihiko Hoshide and ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet. It will then reenter the Earth's atmosphere and splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean.

SpaceX Crew-2 "Endeavour" Crew Dragon Splashdown

2021-11-08T01:00:00+0000

The "Endeavour" Crew Dragon will splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, bringing NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur, JAXA astronaut Akihiko Hoshide and ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet back to Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station.

NG-16 Cygnus Release & Reentry

2021-11-11T00:00:00+0000

The Northrop Grumman NG-16 Cygnus will be unberthed from the ISS before initiating a destructive reentry into the Earth's atmosphere taking waste along with it.

Crew-3 Crew Dragon Relocation

2021-11-15T00:00:00+0000

NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron as well as ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer will relocate the Crew Dragon spacecraft to IDA-3 located at the zenith port of the Harmony module.

Progress MS-17 Undocking

2021-11-24T00:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-17 spacecraft will undock from the Nauka module of the International Space Station. It will then de-orbit and burn up in the atmosphere.

Solar Orbiter Earth Flyby

2021-11-26T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Earth on November 26. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Progress-M-UM & Prichal Docking

2021-11-26T00:00:00+0000

The modified Progress space tug called Progress-M-UM will dock the Prichal node module to the nadir port of the MLM Nauka module on the International Space Station. It will provide four ports to mount additional modules and one docking port for cargo and crew spacecrafts.

Progress-M-UM Undocking

2021-11-30T00:00:00+0000

The modified Progress space tug called Progress-M-UM will undock from the Prichal node module before performing a de-orbit burn initiating its destructive re-entry in the atmosphere

CRS-24 Dragon Docking

2021-12-05T00:00:00+0000

Following its launch atop a Falcon 9, the CRS-24 Dragon will autonomously dock to the ISS, bringing crew supplies as well as experiments.

Soyuz MS-20 Docking

2021-12-08T00:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft will dock to the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin as well as Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa and his cameraman Yozo Hirano.

Soyuz MS-20 Undocking

2021-12-20T00:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin as well as Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa and his cameraman Yozo Hirano.

Soyuz MS-20 Landing

2021-12-20T03:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin as well as Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa and his cameraman Yozo Hirano will land back on Earth near Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.

CRS-24 Dragon Undocking

2022-01-09T00:00:00+0000

The SpaceX CRS-24 Dragon spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station ahead of its reentry, splashdown and recovery.

Russian EVA-51

2022-01-19T12:00:00+0000

Roscosmos cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov will exit the International Space Station through the Poisk airlock to establish external cable connections between the MLM Nauka module and the UM Prichal module.

Russian EVA-52

2022-01-27T13:00:00+0000

Roscosmos cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and another crewmate will exit the International Space Station through the Poisk airlock to prepare the European Robotic Arm for operations.

Russian EVA-53

2022-02-02T14:00:00+0000

Roscosmos cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and another crewmate will exit the International Space Station through the Poisk airlock to prepare the European Robotic Arm for operations.

Progress MS-19 Docking

2022-02-17T03:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-19 spacecraft is scheduled to autonomously dock to the Poisk module of the ISS.

NG-17 Cygnus Berthing

2022-02-21T00:00:00+0000

NASA TV will livestream the rendezvous and capture of Northrop Grumman's NG-17 Cygnus cargo craft to the International Space Station.

SpaceX AX-1 Crew Dragon Docking

2022-02-22T00:00:00+0000

The AX-1 Crew Dragon will dock autonomously to the International Space Station, carrying Axiom Space Mission 1 commander Michael López-Alegría and passengers Larry Connor, Eytan Stibbe and Mark Pathy.

US EVA-79

2022-02-28T00:00:00+0000

Two astronauts will venture outside the orbiting outpost to continue installation of the new iROSA solar arrays.

US EVA-78

2022-02-28T00:00:00+0000

Two astronauts will venture outside the orbiting outpost to continue installation of the new iROSA solar arrays.

SpaceX AX-1 Crew Dragon Undocking

2022-03-02T01:00:00+0000

The AX-1 Crew Dragon will undock from the International Space Station, carrying Axiom Space Mission 1 commander Michael López-Alegría and passengers Larry Connor, Eytan Stibbe and Mark Pathy. It will then reenter the Earth's atmosphere and splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean.

SpaceX AX-1 Crew Dragon Splashdown

2022-03-02T02:00:00+0000

The AX-1 Crew Dragon will splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, bringing Axiom Space Mission 1 commander Michael López-Alegría and passengers Larry Connor, Eytan Stibbe and Mark Pathy back to Earth after spending a few days on the International Space Station.

Soyuz MS-21 Docking

2022-03-18T00:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-21 spacecraft will dock to the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev, Denis Matveev and a third crewmate.

Soyuz MS-19 Undocking

2022-03-28T00:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-19 spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov as well as NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei.

Soyuz MS-19 Landing

2022-03-28T01:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-19 spacecraft carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov as well as NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei will land back on Earth near Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.

SpaceX Crew-4 Crew Dragon Docking

2022-04-16T00:00:00+0000

The Crew-4 Crew Dragon will dock autonomously to the International Space Station, carrying four astronauts to the International Space Station.

SpaceX Crew-3 Crew Dragon Undocking

2022-04-21T00:00:00+0000

The Crew-3 Crew Dragon will undock from the International Space Station, carrying NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron as well as ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer. It will then reenter the Earth's atmosphere and splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean.

SpaceX Crew-3 Crew Dragon Splashdown

2022-04-21T03:00:00+0000

The Crew-3 Crew Dragon will splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, bringing NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron as well as ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer back to Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station.

NG-17 Cygnus Release & Reentry

2022-04-30T00:00:00+0000

The Northrop Grumman NG-17 Cygnus will be unberthed from the ISS before initiating a destructive reentry into the Earth's atmosphere taking waste along with it.

Crew-4 Crew Dragon Relocation

2022-04-30T00:00:00+0000

The four Crew-4 astronauts will relocate the Crew Dragon spacecraft to IDA-3 located at the zenith port of the Harmony module.

Russian EVA-54

2022-04-30T00:00:00+0000

ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer and another crewmate will exit the International Space Station through the Poisk airlock to test the European Robotic Arm.

HTV-X1 Rendezvous and Capture

2022-04-30T03:00:00+0000

NASA TV will live stream the rendezvous and capture of JAXA's HTV-X1 cargo craft to the International Space Station.

CRS-25 Dragon Docking

2022-05-02T03:00:00+0000

Following its launch atop a Falcon 9, the CRS-25 Dragon will autonomously dock to the ISS, bringing crew supplies as well as experiments.

Progress MS-18 Undocking

2022-05-31T00:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-18 spacecraft will undock from the Zvezda module of the International Space Station. It will then de-orbit and burn up in the atmosphere.

Progress MS-20 Docking

2022-06-05T03:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-20 spacecraft is scheduled to autonomously dock to the Zvezda module of the ISS.

BepiColombo Mercury Flyby

2022-06-23T00:00:00+0000

Second of six Mercury flybys of the ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission before entering orbit around its destination planet in 2025.

CRS-25 Dragon Undocking

2022-06-30T00:00:00+0000

The SpaceX CRS-25 Dragon spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station ahead of its reentry, splashdown and recovery.

HTV-X1 Release & Reentry

2022-06-30T00:00:00+0000

The JAXA HTV-X1 will be unberthed from the ISS before initiating a destructive reentry into the Earth's atmosphere taking waste along with it.

Boeing Starliner OFT 2 Docking

2022-06-30T01:00:00+0000

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will dock with the International Space Station as part of its second uncrewed test flight.

Boeing Starliner OFT 2 Undocking

2022-06-30T02:00:00+0000

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will undock from the International Space Station and conduct a deorbit burn as part of its second uncrewed test flight. Following the deorbit burn the capsule will renter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the 'White Sands Missile Range' using its parachutes.

Boeing Starliner OFT 2 Landing

2022-06-30T03:00:00+0000

Following its deorbit burn, the Boeing CST-100 Starliner will reenter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the White Sands Missile Range using its parachutes.

Russian EVA-55

2022-07-31T00:00:00+0000

Two cosmonauts will exit the International Space Station to transfer the airlock from the Rassvet module to the MLM Nauka module.

Russian EVA-56

2022-07-31T01:00:00+0000

Two cosmonauts will exit the International Space Station to transfer the radiation heat exchanger from the Rassvet module to the MLM Nauka module.

Russian EVA-57

2022-07-31T02:00:00+0000

Two cosmonauts will exit the International Space Station to continue installing and connecting the airlock and radiation heat exchanger on the MLM Nauka module.

Progress MS-19 Undocking

2022-08-27T00:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-19 spacecraft will undock from the Poisk module of the International Space Station. It will then de-orbit and burn up in the atmosphere.

Russian EVA-58

2022-08-31T00:00:00+0000

Two cosmonauts will exit the International Space Station to mount a platform and fasten large-sized objects on the MLM Nauka module.

NG-18 Cygnus Berthing

2022-08-31T03:00:00+0000

NASA TV will livestream the rendezvous and capture of Northrop Grumman's NG-18 Cygnus cargo craft to the International Space Station.

Solar Orbiter Venus Flyby

2022-09-03T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Venus on September 3, 2022. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Soyuz MS-22 Docking

2022-09-21T03:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-22 spacecraft will dock to the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Sergey Prokopyev, Anna Yuryevna Kikina and Dmitriy Aleksandrovich Petelin.

SpaceX Crew-4 Crew Dragon Undocking

2022-09-30T00:00:00+0000

The Crew-4 Crew Dragon will undock from the International Space Station, carrying four astronauts. It will then reenter the Earth's atmosphere and splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean.

SpaceX Crew-4 Crew Dragon Splashdown

2022-09-30T03:00:00+0000

The Crew-4 Crew Dragon will splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, bringing four astronauts back to Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station.

CRS-26 Dragon Docking

2022-09-30T03:00:00+0000

Following its launch atop a Falcon 9, the CRS-26 Dragon will autonomously dock to the ISS, bringing crew supplies as well as experiments.

CRS-26 Dragon Undocking

2022-09-30T23:59:00+0000

The SpaceX CRS-26 Dragon spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station ahead of its reentry, splashdown and recovery.

Soyuz MS-21 Undocking

2022-10-01T00:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-21 spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev, Denis Matveev and a third crewmate.

Soyuz MS-21 Landing

2022-10-01T03:00:00+0000

The Soyuz MS-21 spacecraft carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev, Denis Matveev and a third crewmate will land back on Earth near Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.

Lucy Earth Flyby

2022-10-15T00:00:00+0000

First of three Earth flybys of NASA's Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids.

Progress MS-21 Docking

2022-10-28T03:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-21 spacecraft is scheduled to autonomously dock to the Poisk module of the ISS.

NG-18 Cygnus Release & Reentry

2022-10-31T00:00:00+0000

The Northrop Grumman NG-18 Cygnus will be unberthed from the ISS before initiating a destructive reentry into the Earth's atmosphere taking waste along with it.

SpaceX AX-2 Crew Dragon Docking

2022-11-30T03:00:00+0000

The AX-2 Crew Dragon will dock autonomously to the International Space Station, carrying Axiom Space Mission 2 commander Peggy Whitson and three passengers.

SpaceX AX-2 Crew Dragon Undocking

2022-11-30T21:00:00+0000

The AX-2 Crew Dragon will undock from the International Space Station, carrying Axiom Space Mission 1 commander Peggy Whitson and three passengers. It will then reenter the Earth's atmosphere and splashdown in the Atlantic Ocean.

SpaceX AX-2 Crew Dragon Splashdown

2022-11-30T23:59:00+0000

The AX-2 Crew Dragon will splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico, bringing Axiom Space Mission 1 commander Peggy Whitson and three passengers back to Earth after spending a few days on the International Space Station.

Progress MS-20 Undocking

2022-12-31T00:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-20 spacecraft will undock from the Zvezda module of the International Space Station. It will then de-orbit and burn up in the atmosphere.

Boeing Starliner CFT Docking

2022-12-31T01:00:00+0000

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will dock with the International Space Station as part of its crewed test flight.

Boeing Starliner CFT Undocking

2022-12-31T02:00:00+0000

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will undock from the International Space Station and conduct a deorbit burn as part of its crewed test flight. Following the deorbit burn the capsule will renter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the 'White Sands Missile Range' using its parachutes.

SNC-1 Dream Chaser Berthing

2022-12-31T03:00:00+0000

NASA TV will livestream the rendezvous and capture of Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser cargo craft to the International Space Station.

Boeing Starliner CFT Landing

2022-12-31T03:00:00+0000

Following its deorbit burn, the Boeing CST-100 Starliner will reenter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the White Sands Missile Range using its parachutes.

Progress MS-22 Docking

2022-12-31T03:00:00+0000

The Progress MS-22 spacecraft is scheduled to autonomously dock to the Zvezda module of the ISS.

SNC-1 Dream Chaser Release & Reentry

2022-12-31T23:00:00+0000

The Sierra Nevada Corporation SNC-1 Dream Chaser will be unberthed from the ISS before re-entering the Earth's atmosphere and landing at Kennedy Space Center.

SNC-1 Dream Chaser Landing

2022-12-31T23:59:00+0000

The Sierra Nevada Corporation SNC-1 Dream Chaser will land autonomously at the Launch and Landing Facility of Kennedy Space Center.

Boeing Starliner-1 Docking

2023-03-31T01:00:00+0000

The Starliner-1 spacecraft will dock autonomously to the International Space Station, carrying four astronauts to the International Space Station.

Boeing Starliner-1 Relocation

2023-04-30T00:00:00+0000

The four Starliner-1 astronauts will relocate the Boeing Starliner spacecraft to IDA-3 located at the zenith port of the Harmony module.

BepiColombo Mercury Flyby

2023-06-20T00:00:00+0000

Third of six Mercury flybys of the ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission before entering orbit around its destination planet in 2025.

OSIRIS-Rex Sample Return

2023-09-01T04:00:00+0000

In September 2023 the OSIRIS-REx return capsule will re-enter Earth's atmosphere and land under a parachute at the Air Force's Utah Test and Training Range

Boeing Starliner-1 Undocking

2023-09-30T00:00:00+0000

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner will undock from the International Space Station and conduct a deorbit burn as part of its first operational mission. Following the deorbit burn the capsule will renter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the 'White Sands Missile Range' using its parachutes.

Boeing Starliner-1 Landing

2023-09-30T01:00:00+0000

Following its deorbit burn, the Boeing CST-100 Starliner will reenter the Earth's atmosphere and land at the White Sands Missile Range using its parachutes.

BepiColombo Mercury Flyby

2024-09-05T00:00:00+0000

Fourth of six Mercury flybys of the ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission before entering orbit around its destination planet in 2025.

BepiColombo Mercury Flyby

2024-12-02T00:00:00+0000

Fifth of six Mercury flybys of the ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission before entering orbit around its destination planet in 2025.

Lucy Earth Flyby

2024-12-12T00:00:00+0000

Second of three Earth flybys of NASA's Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids.

BepiColombo Mercury Flyby

2025-01-09T00:00:00+0000

Last of six Mercury flybys of the ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission before entering orbit around its destination planet in 2025.

Solar Orbiter Venus Flyby

2025-02-18T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Venus on February 18, 2025. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Lucy Main Belt Asteroid (52246) Donaldjohansen Flyby

2025-04-20T00:00:00+0000

Flyby of the main belt asteroid (52246) Donaldjohansen asteroid by NASA's Lucy mission.

BepiColombo Mercury Orbit Insertion

2025-12-05T00:00:00+0000

Orbital insertion around Mercury of the ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission.

Solar Orbiter Venus Flyby

2026-12-24T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Venus on December 24, 2026. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Lucy Trojan Asteroid (3548) Eurybates & Queta Flyby

2027-08-12T00:00:00+0000

Flyby of the Trojan asteroid (3548) Eurybates and its satellite Queta by NASA's Lucy mission.

Lucy Trojan Asteroid (15094) Polymele Flyby

2027-09-15T00:00:00+0000

Flyby of the Trojan asteroid (15094) Polymele by NASA's Lucy mission.

Solar Orbiter Venus Flyby

2028-03-17T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Venus on March 17, 2028. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Lucy Trojan Asteroid (11351) Leucus Flyby

2028-04-18T00:00:00+0000

Flyby of the Trojan asteroid (11351) Leucus by NASA's Lucy mission.

Lucy Trojan Asteroid (21900) Orus Flyby

2028-11-11T00:00:00+0000

Flyby of the Trojan asteroid (21900) Orus by NASA's Lucy mission.

Solar Orbiter Venus Flyby

2029-06-10T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Venus on June 10, 2029. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Solar Orbiter Venus Flyby

2030-09-02T00:00:00+0000

Solar Orbiter, a partnership between ESA and NASA, will perform a gravity assist maneuver with Venus on September 2, 2030. Throughout its mission it also makes repeated gravity assist flybys of Venus to get closer to the Sun, and to change its orbital inclination, boosting it out of the ecliptic plane, to get the best – and first – views of the Sun’s poles.

Lucy Earth Flyby

2030-12-25T00:00:00+0000

Third and final Earth flyby of NASA's Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids.

Lucy Trojan Asteroids (617) Patroclus & Menoetius Flyby

2033-03-03T00:00:00+0000

Flyby of the Trojan binary asteroid pair (617) Patroclus and Menoetius by NASA's Lucy mission.

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