Baker Being Briefed
September 7, 2009
Astronaut Michael A. Baker, STS-68 mission commander, is briefed by Karin Porter prior to being suspended in parachute gear and lowered into water. The activity is part of emergency bailout simulations in which all six crewmembers participated in the Weightless Environment Training Facility (WET-F) at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). Looking on is training staffer Jan Woodard.
Topics: Environment, Lyndon B. Johnson, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Human spaceflight, Weightless, Bailout, STS-68, Michael A. Baker, Space, Space exploration, United States