Soyuz space crew heads to ISS

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The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz TMA-05M space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, flies in the sky at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Sunday, July 15, 2012. The Russian rocket carries Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko,  U.S. astronaut Sunita Williams and Japanese astronaut Akihiko Hoshide. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)

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NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg, European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano and Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin successfully launched aboard the Russian Soyuz spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on May 29.

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