Terry Virts and the Soyuz Booster

jsc2014e093607 (Nov. 19, 2014) --- In the Integration Facility at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Expedition 42/43 crew member Terry Virts of NASA poses for a picture Nov. 19 by the Soyuz booster that will send the Soyuz TMA-15M spacecraft into orbit during the crew’s second and final pre-launch "fit check" dress rehearsal activities. Virts, Anton Shkaplerov of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Samantha Cristoforetti of the European Space Agency will launch on Nov. 24, Kazakh time, from Baikonur for a 5 ½ month mission on the International Space Station. Credit: NASA/Viktor Ivanov

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