NASA: At the Pad


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The Soyuz TMA-20 spacecraft is seen shortly after arrival to the launch pad Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The Soyuz is scheduled to launch the crew of Expedition 26 on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010, at 2:09 p.m. to begin life aboard the International Space Station. Image Credit: NASA/Carla Cioffi (More at NASA Picture Of The Day)