Processing Milestones

Updated: 10/02/14

For a detailed list of upcoming unmanned commercial and military launches, please see Spaceflight Now's Worldwide Launch Schedule. All dates and times reflect GMT.

Changes and additions:

03/23/14: Updating throughout
07/01/14: Updating throughout
10/02/14: Updating throughout

Editor's Note: Some dates/flight assignments are not yet official and should be taken with a grain of salt (all times in EDT).


10/03/14: NASA EVA preview briefing on NTV
10/07/14: U.S. EVA-27 (0ump module relocate)
..........EV-1: Wiseman; EV-2: Gerst; start: 8:10 a.m.
10/15/14: U.S. EVA-28 (SSU replacement)
..........EV-1: Wiseman; EV-2: Wilmore; start: 8:10 a.m.
10/21/14: SpX-4/Dragon unberth (Harmony nadir)
10/22/14: Russian EVA-40 (miscellaneous)
..........EV-1: Suraev; EV-2: Samokutyaev; start: 9:24 a.m.
10/22/14: Orb-3/Cygnus launch at 8:41:04 p.m.
10/26/14: Russian time change. Moscow: GMT+3; Baikonur: GMT+6
10/27/14: Progress 56P undocking (Pirs) at 1:39 a.m.
10/29/14: Progress M-25M/57P launch at 3:07:54 a.m.
10/29/14: Progress M-25M/57P docking (Pirs) at 9:09 a.m.
10/31/14: Orb-3/Cygnus grapple and berthing (Harmony nadir)

11/09/14: Soyuz TMA-13M hatch close at 4 p.m.
11/09/14: Soyuz TMA-13M undocking at 7:24 p.m.
11/09/14: Soyuz TMA-13M deorbit burn: 9:58 p.m.
11/09/14: Soyuz TMA-13M landing (near Arkalyk) at 10:54 p.m.
11/20/14: EFT-1 launch readiness review (ULA)
11/21/14: Soyuz TMA-15M rollout
11/22/14: State commission/Soyuz TMA-15M crew conference
11/23/14: Soyuz TMA-15M launch at 3:59 p.m. (2:59 a.m. local on 11/24)
11/23/14: Soyuz TMA-15M docking at 9:50 p.m. (hatch open: 11:30 p.m.)
11/28/14: Orb-3/Cygnus unberth (Harmony nadir)

12/04/14: EFT-1/Orion launch at 7:05 a.m. (2.5-hour window)
12/04/14: EFT-1/Orion splashdown at 11:28 a.m. west of Baja California
12/09/14: SpX-5/Dragon launch at 5:15 p.m. (approximate)
12/11/14: SpX-5/Dragon capture and berthing