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Next ISS Crew Participates in Pre Flight Activities

Expedition 42/43 Soyuz Commander Anton Shkaplerov of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Terry Virts and Flight Engineer Samantha Cristoforetti of the European Space Agency conducted a pre-launch news conference at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, Nov. 6, then toured Red Square and the Kremlin in Moscow. Shkaplerov, Virts and Cristoforetti are scheduled to launch Nov. 24, Kazakh time, in the Soyuz TMA-15M spacecraft to begin a five-and-a-half-month mission on the International Space Station.