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Navy SEAL Heading To International Space Station

 
Navy SEAL Heading To International Space Station
Posted Thursday, March 28th 2013 @ 9am

A Navy SEAL is heading to space today.  Chris Cassidy, and two Russian cosmonauts are scheduled to fly to the International Space Station.  They'll board a Soyuz rocket and launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.  Liftoff is set for 4:43 p.m. Eastern time and they should reach the space station in just under six hours.  A Navy SEAL is heading to space today.  Chris Cassidy, and two Russian cosmonauts are scheduled to fly to the International Space Station.  They'll board a Soyuz rocket and launch from the Baikonur [[ BYE-ka-NOOR ]] Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.  Liftoff is set for 4:43 p.m. Eastern time and they should reach the space station in just under six hours.  Cassidy will stay in space for six months. 

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