June 1, 2011
These five astronauts and two United States Microgravity Laboratory (USML) payload specialists pause from a rigid training schedule for the STS-73 crew portrait. On the front row, left to right, are Albert Sacco Jr., payload specialist; Kent V. Rominger, pilot; Michael E. Lopez-Alegria, mission specialist. On the back row are, left to right, Catherine G. Coleman, mission specialist; Kenneth D. Bowersox, commander; Fred W. Leslie, payload specialist; and Kathryn C. Thornton, payload commander.
Topics: Edwards Air Force Base, Human spaceflight, NASA, Albert Sacco, STS-73, Kathryn C. Thornton, payload specialist, STS-7, mission specialist, Ken Bowersox