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Opening the Hatch
Expedition 11 Commander Sergei Krikalev

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 11 Commander Sergei Krikalev opens a hatch in the tunnel leading to the Space Shuttle Discovery. The seven STS-114 crewmembers were only moments away from joining their hosts on the orbital outpost. The two crews shared eight days of joint activities in space.

Image Credit: NASA

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