Fyodor Yurchikhin
Expedition 36 Crew at Launch Pad

201305290001hq (29 May 2013) -- Expedition 36/37 Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), suited at top, along with Flight Engineers Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency and Karen Nyberg of NASA wave farewell as they board the Soyuz rocket prior to their launch from Baikonur, Kazakhstan to the International Space Station May 29, 2013. The crew's Soyuz rocket is scheduled to launch at 2:31a.m., May 29, Kazakh time. Yurchikhin, Nyberg and Parmitano will remain aboard the station until mid-November. Photo credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

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