May 31, 2011
These five astronauts will fly aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis for the STS-27 mission. They are (seated left to right) astronauts Guy S. Gardner, Robert L. Gibson and Jerry L. Ross; and (standing, left to right) William M. Shepherd and Richard M. (Mike) Mullane. Gibson is commander; Gardner, pilot; and the other three will serve as mission specialists.
Topics: Robert L. Gibson, Jerry L. Ross, Edwards Air Force Base, STS-27, Guy Gardner, STS-62-A, Richard Mullane, Space Shuttle, Human spaceflight, NASA