Expedition 70 - Human Spaceflight

The Expedition 70 crew began on Sept. 27, 2023. The astronauts and cosmonauts will be studying an array of microgravity phenomena to benefit humans living on and off the Earth. The orbital residents will also explore heart health, cancer treatments, space manufacturing techniques, and more during their long-duration stay in Earth orbit.

Mission Information

Mission Details

NameExpedition 70
Launch DateSeptember 27, 2023
Mission TypeSpacecraft
Launch VehicleSoyuz MS-23
Launch SiteTyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Space Organization Details

CountryUnited States
ContinentNorth America