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Expedition 18 Lands (200904080037HQ)

Girls in traditional Kazakhstan dress await the arrival of the Soyuz TMA-13 crew at the Karaganda airport. The Soyuz TMA-13 spacecraft, carrying Expedition 18 Commander Michael Fincke, Flight Engineer Yury V. Lonchakov and American Spaceflight Participant Charles Simonyi, landed, Wednesday, April 8, 2009, near Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan. Fincke and Lonchakov return after spending six months on the International Space Station, and Simonyi is returning from his launch with the Expedition 19 crew members 13 days earlier. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)

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Taken on April 8, 2009