March 23, 2013.
A check inspection of the SC Soyuz TMA-08M was performed
At Baikonur launch site the preparations continue for the launch of Soyuz TMA-08M transport manned vehicle under the International Space Station program.
In the assembly/test building primary (Pavel Vinogradov (Roscosmos, Russia), Aleksandr Misurkin
(Roscosmos, Russia), Christopher Cassidy (NASA, USA)) and backup (Oleg Kotov (Roscosmos,
Russia), Sergei Ryazansky (Roscosmos, Russia), Michael Hopkins (NASA, USA))
crews of the Soyuz TMA-08M transportation spacecraft made a check inspection of the spacecraft in the launch configuration and got acquainted with equipment to be delivered to the ISS.
Besides, the primary crew acquainted with the cargo transport vehicle Progress M-19M delivered to the ISS in late April 2013. After training, the crews visited Baikonur Cosmodrome Museum
where they left their signatures.