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Expedition 40/41 Crew Undergoes Final Training Outside Moscow

May 7, 2014

Expedition 40/41 Soyuz Commander Max Suraev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Reid Wiseman and Flight Engineer Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency and their backups, Anton Shkaplerov of Roscosmos, Terry Virts of NASA and Samantha Cristoforetti of the European Space Agency, conducted final qualification training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia May 6 and 7. Suraev, Wiseman and Gerst are scheduled for a May 29 launch, Kazakh time, in the Soyuz TMA-13M spacecraft to begin a six-month mission on the International Space Station.

Credit: NASA



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