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International Space Station Imagery
Alexander Skvortsov signs in
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JSC2013-E-079230 (3 Sept. 2013) --- At the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, Expedition 37/38 backup Soyuz Commander Alexander Skvortsov (center) signs in Sept. 3 to initiate a round of qualification exams as his backup crewmates, NASA Flight Engineer Steve Swanson (left) and Flight Engineer Oleg Artemyev look on. The trio is serving as backups to the prime crew -- Soyuz Commander Oleg Kotov of Russia, Flight Engineer Sergey Ryazanskiy of Russia and Flight Engineer Michael Hopkins of NASA -- who will launch to the International Space Station Sept. 26 in their Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Photo credit: NASA

Curator: JSC PAO Web Team | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 09/03/2013
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