Soyuz TMA-14M Manned Spacecraft Encapsulated in Payload Fairing

The next manned spacecraft to launch to the International Space Station – Soyuz TMA-14M, was encapsulated in it’s payload fairing today ahead of the September 25th launch. The payload fairing protects the spacecraft during the first few minutes of launch where the conditions on the craft are at it’s harshest.

Source: NASA Television

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