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The Soyuz-FG launch vehicle with Soyuz TMA-11M spacecraft of the... News PhotoBaikonur,Horizontal,International Space Station,Kazakhstan,Launch Pad,Mode of Transport,Moscow,Russia,Science and Technology,Space Exploration,Space Mission,Space Travel Vehicle,Spaceport,Taking OffPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe Soyuz-FG launch vehicle with Soyuz TMA-11M spacecraft of the International Space Station (ISS) Expedition 39 aboard is transported to a launch pad in the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, on November 5, 2013. The Soyuz TMA-11M with an international crew, including Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata, Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Tyurin and US astronaut Rick Mastracchio, is scheduled to blast off with a torch of Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic to the ISS from Baikonur on November 7. The torch is scheduled to return back to Earth on November 11. AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)