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Soyuz launches new crew toward International Space Station

Members of the media photograph the Soyuz rocket as it launches with crew members, Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy, Flight Engineer Kevin Ford of NASA, and Flight Engineer Evgeny Tarelkin of ROSCOSMOS to the International Space Station (ISS) on Oct. 23, in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

Ford, Novitskiy and Tarelkin will be on a five-month mission aboard the ISS.