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The Soyuz-FG launch vehicle with Soyuz TMA-11M spacecraft of the... News PhotoBaikonur,Helicopter,Horizontal,International Space Station,Kazakhstan,Launch Pad,Mode of Transport,Moscow - Russia,Russia,Science and Technology,Space Exploration,Space Mission,Space Shuttle,Space Station,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 (partly seen R) 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, and with an unlit torch of Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic aboard is scheduled to blast off 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)