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    Training for space [Image 4 of 4]

    Training for space

    HOUSTON, TX, UNITED STATES

    03.24.2009

    Courtesy Photo

    U.S. Navy           

    Lt. Cmdr. Chris Cassidy smiles after donning his space suit during zero gravity training at the Neutral Buoyancy Lab. The NBL is a pool that simulates zero gravity to train astronauts for upcoming missions. The NBL contains full mock-ups of the International Space Station for the astronauts to train with. Cassidy, a U.S. Navy SEAL, is a mission specialist on the upcoming mission STS-127 to the International Space Station scheduled for June of this year.

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    Date Taken: 03.24.2009
    Date Posted: 06.03.2009 00:42
    Photo ID: 177016
    VIRIN: 090324-N-#####-189
    Resolution: 4256x2832
    Size: 4.92 MB
    Location: HOUSTON, TX, US 

    Web Views: 192
    Downloads: 29

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