Crew Blasts Off For Space

The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with the Soyuz TMA-15M space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Monday. The Russian rocket carries U.S. astronaut Terry Virts, Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, and Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with the Soyuz TMA-15M space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Monday. The Russian rocket carries U.S. astronaut Terry Virts, Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, and Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)