A Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft has successfully brought three astronauts for a five-month mission to the International Space Station. There are now six people on board the station and next week they will celebrate 50 years of manned space exploration. The Soyuz spaceship which brought a fresh crew to the ISS is named after Yury Gagarin. The legendary cosmonaut's first space flight on April 12, 1961 started a new era of piloted space trips. Gagarin's legacy still inspires a bold future of further space traveling.
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