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This picture shows Gladden, a short-haired, fair, blonde, blue-gray-eyed man wearing a long-sleeved, white dress shirt and dark tie, breaking into a shy smile, on the left, and Khanamampornpan, a dark-haired, dark-eyed, bronze man wearing a light blue dress shirt and dark tie, grinning and showing a nice set of straight, white teeth on the left. Both men are clearly enjoying this moment, as shown in their facial expressions.
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Roy Gladden and TK Revel in Launch Success

Roy Gladden and TK (Teerapat Khanampornpan), both from the Mission Planning Sequence Team at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, take a moment during the hectic launch sequence to pause and revel in the smooth launch that occurred on the third attempt, August 12, 2005.

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