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(11 March 2011) --- At the headquarters of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) in Moscow March 11, 2011, Roscosmos Head Anatoly Perminov (center left), Alexei Krasnov, Roscosmos' Head of Piloted Space Programs, and Joel Montalbano, NASA Director of Human Spaceflight Programs, Russia, discuss the upcoming launch of the Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft with Expedition 27 crew members, Russian cosmonaut Alexander Samokutyaev (far right), cosmonaut Andrey Borisenko, and NASA astronaut Ron Garan. Samokutyaev, Borisenko and Garan are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station in April. The occasion was a traditional "tea" with Perminov prior to the crew's departure for the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan March 17. Photo credit: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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