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International Space Station Imagery
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JSC2004-E-44237 (4 October 2004) --- Astronaut Leroy Chiao (left), Expedition 10 commander and NASA International Space Station (ISS) science officer, and cosmonaut Salizhan Sharipov (right), Russia?s Federal Space Agency flight engineer and Soyuz commander, invite VIP?s in for the crew departure breakfast prior to their departure from Star City for Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Expedition 10 crew along with Russian Space Agency cosmonaut Yuri Shargin will launch on the Soyuz TMA-5 spacecraft October 14, 2004, to the ISS. Chiao and Sharipov will spend six months on the Station, while Shargin will return to Earth October 23 (U.S.A. time) with cosmonaut Gennady I. Padalka, Expedition 9 commander, and astronaut Edward M. (Mike) Fincke, NASA ISS science officer and flight engineer, who have been in space since April. Photo Credit: ?NASA/Bill Ingalls?
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Photo-jsc2004e44237
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Earth
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International Space Station (ISS)
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Kazakhstan
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Russia
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Leroy Chiao
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Salizhan Sharipov
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Yuri Shargin
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October 14, 2004
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October 2004
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2004
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SPD-SPFLT-Photo-jsc2004e44237
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http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-10/html/jsc2004e44237.html