Image above: Expedition 42 crew members take a break from training at NASA's Johnson Space Center to pose for a crew portrait. Pictured on the front row are NASA astronauts Barry Wilmore (left), commander; and Terry Virts, flight engineer. Pictured from the left (back row) are Russian cosmonauts Elena Serova, Alexander Samoukutyaev and Anton Shkaplerov and European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti, all flight engineers. Photo credit: NASA/Bill Stafford
Expedition 42 will begin in November 2014. The other half of the team is scheduled to launch in November 2014.
Crew: Barry Wilmore, Elena Serova, Alexander Samoukutyaev
Launch: Sept. 25, 2014, 4:23 p.m. EDT
Landing: March 2015
Crew: Anton Shkaplerov, Terry Virts, Samantha Cristoforetti
Launch: Nov. 23, 2014, 3:59 p.m. EST
Landing: May 2015