Soyuz launch
Soyuz Blazes Path to Space Station

201403260005hq (26 March 2014) --- This long exposure photograph shows the flight path of the Soyuz TMA-12M rocket as it launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on March 26, 2014. The rocket is carrying Expedition 39 Soyuz Commander Alexander Skvortsov of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), Flight Engineer Steven Swanson of NASA and Flight Engineer Oleg Artemyev of Roscosmos to the International Space Station.

Photo credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

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