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Expedition 24 Crew Checks Out Soyuz
06.11.10
Expedition 24 prime and backup crews
JSC2010-E-092046 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the prime and backup crews to join Expedition 24 on the International Space Station pose for a picture in front of their Soyuz booster rocket in its integration building June 11, 2010. From left to right are prime crew members Doug Wheelock, Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and Shannon Walker, with backup crew members Cady Coleman, Dmitri Kondratiev and Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency. Wheelock, Yurchikhin and Walker will launch next week in the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov

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JSC2010-E-092042 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Paolo Nespoli, backup flight engineer, representing the European Space Agency, peers into the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft June 11, 2010 during a final vehicle inspection. Prime crew members Doug Wheelock and Shannon Walker of NASA and cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, Soyuz commander, with the Russian Federal Space Agency, will lift off next week in the Soyuz on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov


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JSC2010-E-092043 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, astronaut Shannon Walker, flight engineer, of NASA poses for a picture during a final vehicle inspection of the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft June 11, 2010. Walker will launch next week with astronaut Doug Wheelock of NASA and cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, Soyuz commander, of the Russian Federal Space Agency on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov


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JSC2010-E-092044 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock, Expedition 24 flight engineer, poses for a picture during a final vehicle inspection of the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft June 11, 2010. Wheelock will launch next week with astronaut Shannon Walker, flight engineer, of NASA and cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, Soyuz commander, with the Russian Federal Space Agency on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov


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JSC2010-E-092045 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the prime crew assigned to join Expedition 24 on the International Space Station pose for a picture in front of their Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft June 11, 2010. From left to right are prime crew members Shannon Walker, Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and Doug Wheelock. Walker, Yurchikhin and Wheelock will launch next week in the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov


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JSC2010-E-092047 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, NASA astronaut Shannon Walker signs a picture of a Soyuz rocket on the wall of the Korolev Museum near the launch pad during a tour of the facility June 11, 2010. Walker, Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock will launch next week in the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov


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JSC2010-E-092048 (11 June 2010) --- At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock signs a picture of a Soyuz rocket on the wall of the Korolev Museum near the launch pad during a tour of the facility June 11, 2010. Wheelock, Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA astronaut Shannon Walker will launch next week in the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft on a two-day trip to the International Space Station. Photo credit: NASA/Victor Zelentsov