Expedition 38 Hatch Opening & Welcome Ceremony

Russian Cosmonaut Mikhail Tyurin, American Astronaut Richard Mastracchio and Japanese Astronaut Koichi Wakata along with the Russian Winter Olympics Torch successfully entered the International Space Station after launching and docking hours earlier. The three new crew members will stay aboard the complex for around 6 months. The Olympic Torch will return to Earth on November 10th after being taken for a spacewalk the day before.

Source: NASA Television

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