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Spaceships parked at the ISS
1. Soyuz MS-11
Soyuz MS-11 was launched on December 3, 2018, from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, carrying NASA astronaut Anne McClain, Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques, and Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko. Its launch marked the 100th orbital launch of the year. Originally scheduled for December 20, the launch date was advanced to December 3, following the failure of Soyuz MS-10.
2. Soyuz MS-12
Soyuz MS-12 was scheduled to be the debut flight for Hazza Al Mansouri or Sultan Al Neyadi, the first two astronauts from the United Arab Emirates, but this was delayed to flight Soyuz MS-15 following the Soyuz MS-10 mission failure.
One Soyuz spacecraft is always remains attached to the station to allow a quick return in an emergency.
3. Cygnus NG-11
Launched on April 17, 2019, Cygnus NG-11, is the twelfth flight of the Northrop Grumman robotic resupply spacecraft Cygnus and its eleventh flight to the ISS under the Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA.
4. Progress 71
It is named Progress MS-10 by the Roscosmos but identified by NASA as Progress 71 or 71P.
5. Progress 72
Launched atop a Soyuz-2.1a rocket on April 4, 2019, Progress 72 is a Progress spacecraft used by Roscosmos to resupply the Space Station.
It is named Progress MS-11 by the Roscosmos but identified by NASA as Progress 72 or 72P.
The spacecraft arrived at the orbiting station two days later with almost 2,500 kg (5,500 pounds) of science, supplies, and cargo on SpaceX’s 17th commercial resupply mission to the station for NASA.