A Soyuz space capsule has blasted off for the International Space Station.
It carries an American astronaut making his first space flight and a veteran Russian cosmonaut.
NASA’s Jack Fischer and Russia’s Fyodor Yurchikhin lifted off from the launch facility in Kazakhstan.
It is a six-hour journey to the space station in orbit.
A call from Donald Trump
On Monday, Station commander Peggy Whitson is due to beat the 534-day record for cumulative time spent in space by a US astronaut.
She will be called by President Donald Trump.