April 11, 2012
ISS027-E-032656 (18 May 2011) --- A member from each of the Expedition 27 group and Endeavour's final crew can be seen in this image recorded during a "greet and reunite" session aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on May 18, 2011. NASA astronaut Greg Chamitoff (foreground), STS-134 mission specialist, is seen with Russian cosmonaut Alexander Samokutyaev, Expedition 27/28 flight engineer. A short while after the two spacecraft docked, the STS-134 crew members entered the ISS. Each spacecraft was occupied by six crew members until the STS-134 astronauts ingressed the ISS.
Topics: Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, Space exploration, Disaster Accident, Expedition 17, Gregory Chamitoff, Shuttle–Mir Program, International Space Station, Manned spacecraft, Astronaut