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Crew member of the next expedition to the International Space Station... News PhotoAstronaut,Baikonur,Crew,Exploration,Gesturing,Horizontal,International Space Station,Kazakhstan,Organized Group,Science and Technology,Space Exploration,Space Mission,Space Travel Vehicle,Spaceport,Taking Off,USAPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPCrew member of the next expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), US astronaut Christopher Cassidy gestures prior the launch of the the Soyuz TMA-08M spacecraft at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome on March 28, 2013. US astronaut Christopher Cassidy, Russian cosmonauts, Pavel Vinogradov and Alexander Misurkin are set to blast off early on March 29 for the International Space Station (ISS) aboard a Soyuz TMA-08M spacecraft. The launch of the Soyuz TMA-08M spacecraft with Christopher Cassidy, Pavel Vinogradov and Alexander Misurkin aboard is scheduled on March 29, 2013. AFP PHOTO/NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA (Photo credit should read NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP/Getty Images)