Soyuz TMA-19M Flight Profile

Launch Profile

 

 

Time Event
T-00:20.00 Ignition Sequence Start
T-00:15.00 Intermediate Thrust Level
T-00.15.00 Second Umbilical Separate from Booster
T-00:10.00 Turbopumps at Flight Speed
T-00:05.00 Full Thrust Level
T+00:00.00 Fueling Towers Retract
T+00:00.00 LIFTOFF
T+01:54.16 SAS Abort System Mode Switch
T+01:57.80 Strap-On booster Separation
T+02:33.48 Escape Tower and Launch Shroud Jettison
T+04:45.05 Core Stage Shutdown
T+04:47.30 Stage Separation & Third Stage Ignition
T+04:57.30 Third Stage Aft Section Cover Jettison
T+08:45.08 Third Stage Cutoff
T+08:48.38 Spacecraft Separation
Solar Panel Deployment
Communication Antenna Deployment
Mission handed over to MCC Moscow
Successful Orbital Insertion

 

 

Orbital Data

Launch Date: December 15, 2015
T-0 Time: 11:03:09 UTC
Docking: December 15, 2015
Time: 17:24 UTC
Docking Port: Rassvet

Soyuz Insertion Orbit:
Perigee: 200 Kilometers (+7 / -22 Kilometers)
Apogee: 242 Kilometers (+/-42 Kilometers)
Inclination: 51.66 Degrees (+/-0.058°)
Period: 88.64 Minutes (+/-0.367min)
Phase Angle (to ISS): ~32 Degrees

Space Station Orbit:
Orbit: 397 by 408 Kilometers
Inclination: 51.64 Degrees
Period: 92.62min
Image: Roscosmos/TsUP
Image: Roscosmos/TsUP

Rendezvous Profile

 

 

Event Time UTC
Launch 11:03:09
Orbital Insertion 11:11:58
Solar Array & KURS Antenna Deploy 11:12:06
Ground Station Loss of Signal 11:19
Rendezvous Burn 1 (dV: 28.54m/s; dt: 71.1s) 11:48:15
Rendezvous Burn 2 (dV: 23.57m/s; dt: 58.4s) 12:32:29
Ground Station Acquisition of Signal 12:29
End of Ground Station Pass 12:57
Rendezvous Burn 3 (dV: 7.00m/s; dt: 18.2s) 13:06:44
Target Orbit: 298.06 by 336.85 km, 90.69 min 13:06:44
Rendezvous Burn 4 (dV: 7.00m/s; dt: 18.2s) 13:36:58
Target Orbit: 318.87 by 337.34 km, 90.94 min 13:36:58
Ground Station Acquisition of Signal 14:05
End of Ground Station Pass 14:24
Automated Rendezvous Initiation 15:15:55
Rendezvous Burn 5 15:24
Trajectory Correction 15:46
VHF-2 Voice Link Established (Range: 200km) 15:48
KURS-A System Activation 15:49
KURS-P System Activation 15:51
Rendezvous Burn 6 16:10
KURS-P Validation, Range: 80km 16:14
Range: 33km; Range Rate: 45m/s 16:27
Range: 20km; Range Rate: 31m/s 16:32
KURS A&P Test, Range: 15km 16:34
Range: 13km; Range Rate: 12m/s 16:37
ISS Inhibits: RapidScat & SCAN Testbed 16:40
TV System Activation, Range: 8km 16:42
Range: 5km 16:47
Rendezvous Impulse 16:49
Ballistic targeting Point 16:51:55
Rendezvous Impulse 16:54
Rendezvous Impulse 16:58
Flyaround Initiation 17:01:07
Stationkeeping 17:07:26
Final Approach 17:13:00
ISS Inertial Snap & Hold 17:15:30
Orbital Sunset 17:18
DOCKING – Free Drift 17:24:09
Hooks Closed – Safe Docking Mode 17:35
Leak Checks 17:50
ISS to USOS Control 18:20
Hatch Opening 19:25

 

 

Image: Roscosmos/TsUP