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June 30, 2011
Astronaut William M. (Bill) Shepherd (center), Expedition One mission commander, is flanked by his two cosmonaut crewmates as they greet a crowd gathered for a crew return ceremony in Ellington Field's Hangar 990. Yuri P. Gidzenko (right foreground) served as Soyuz commander for the first staffing of the International Space Station (ISS) and Sergei K. Krikalev (left) was flight engineer.

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