June 27, 2011
From the left, cosmonaut Yuri I. Malenchenko, and astronauts Edward T. Lu and Terrence W. Wilcutt float inside the U.S.-built Unity node after entering the International Space Station (ISS) for its first manned visit since May of this year. Wilcutt is commander of the seven-member crew. Malenchenko is a mission specialist representing the Russian Aviation and Space Agency. He and Lu, also a mission specialist, performed six hours of extravehicular work on the exterior of the station earlier in the mission.
Topics: Spaceflight, Spacecraft, Space exploration, Yuri I. Malenchenko, Soyuz TMA-2, Unity, Terrence W. Wilcutt, STS-106, Yuri Malenchenko, International Space Station, Astronaut, Edward T. Lu