Mike Fossum and Holly Ridings
Monitoring the Soyuz Launch

JSC2013-E-048859 28 May 2013) -- Inside the space station flight control room (FCR-1) of JSC's Mission Control Center, astronaut Mike Fossum and flight director Holly Ridings stand by for the launch from Kazakhstan of Expedition 36/37 crew members. Onboard were Flight Engineer Karen Nyberg of NASA, Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Flight Engineer Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency. The three will bring to six the total number of Expedition 36 crew members onboard the International Space Station. Photo credit: NA

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