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Soyuz TMA-08M touches down

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Soyuz TMA-08M touches down Soyuz TMA-08M, carrying the crew of Expedition 36, touches down on the Kazakh steppe on Sept. 11, 2013. The bright orange flash under the vehicle is caused by retro-rockets firing to slow the spacecraft's descent.

NASA / Bill Ingalls

Original image data dated on or about September 11, 2013.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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