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Three astronauts from three countries are set to launch towards the International Space Station tonight aboard the Russian Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft. The launch will take place from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan in a few hours.
NASA astronaut Sunita Williams, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko, and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency spaceflyer Akihiko Hoshide will be aboard to join the ISS Expedition 32 mission. They will remain in orbit for about four months.
For more details, take a look at Space.com’s Coverage.