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Photo-jsc2010e167392
International Space Station Imagery
Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov and  Mikhail Kornienko
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JSC2010-E-167392 (25 Sept. 2010) --- At Chkalovsky Airbase outside Star City, Russia, Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov (foreground), Expedition 24 commander, and Mikhail Kornienko (arms raised), flight engineer, descend from the plane that flew them from Karaganda, Kazakhstan back to their training base at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center on Sept. 25, 2010. The scene was recorded just hours after the pair returned to Earth in the Soyuz TMA-18 spacecraft to wrap up 176 days in space, including 174 days on the International Space Station. Their crewmate, NASA astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson, who landed with them, flew home on a NASA plane to the Johnson Space Center. Photo credit: NASA/Jeremiah Maddix

Curator: JSC PAO Web Team | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 10/30/2012
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