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Judging by her countenance, NASA
astronaut Cady Coleman, Expedition 27
flight engineer, is elated to have company
coming to the International Space Station
(ISS), from which she can see the mutual
approach of the ISS and the space shuttle
Endeavour (seen in portal).
astronauts and a European astronaut on
the shuttle were minutes away from
docking their vehicle and joining two
other NASA astronauts, another
European astronaut and three Russian
cosmonauts for several days of joint work
on the orbital complex.
Coleman's role as
one of the "hosts" will be interrupted by
her departure from the complex in a few
days when a Russian Soyuz spacecraft
will be bringing her and two Expedition
27 crewmates back to Earth.
Release Date: May 18, 2011
Photo Credit: NASA