Soyuz Launch Photos: Expedition 40/41 Blasts Off to Space Station

Press Conference "Crewfie"

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From left: ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst, Roscosmos commander Maxim Suarev, NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman pose for a photo at a press conference

Expedition 40/41 Flight Engineers Wave Goodbye

NASA/Joel Kowsky

Expedition 40 Soyuz Commander Maxim Suraev of the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, bottom, Flight Engineer Reid Wiseman of NASA, center, and Flight Engineer Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency, ESA, top, wave farewell prior to boarding the Soyuz TMA-13M rocket.

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