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In front of the Monument to Yuri Gagarin
Baikonur

In Baikonur, Kazakhstan, the backup Expedition 33/34 crewmembers pose in front of the Monument to Yuri Gagarin, the first human to fly in space.

Copyright: Andrew Bodrov
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送信日: 21/10/2012
更新日: 02/06/2014
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Tags: baikonur; cosmodrome; roscosmos; nasa; iss; international space station
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