On March 17, 2018, at the Baikonur cosmodrome, specialists of Roscosmos enterprises completed a general assembly of the Soyuz-FG space rocket. The emergency rescue system was docked to the space head, and the head unit with the Soyuz MS-08 manned transport vehicle (TPC) together with the third stage was docked with the Soyuz-FG launch vehicle package- the report says.
It is noted that after the assembly of the RKN was completed, a meeting of the technical management of Roskosmos and the State Commission for the flight tests of manned space complexes was held. During the meeting, a decision was made on the readiness of the Soyuz-FG launch vehicle and the Soyuz MC-08 TPC for export to the March 19 launch complex.
The launch of the Soyuz-FG launch vehicle with the Soyuz MC-08 manned spacecraft is scheduled for March 21 at 20.44 Moscow time from the site No.1 (Gagarinsky Start), RIA reports News