June 1, 2011
The crew of the Space Shuttle Atlantis poses for a traditional inflight portrait on the mid deck. Shannon W. Lucid (rear center) later joined the Mir-21 crew to begin the first leg of her five-month stay aboard Russia's Mir Space Station. From the left on front row are astronauts Linda M. Godwin, mission specialist; Kevin P. Chilton, mission commander; and Richard A. Searfoss, pilot. Left to right on the back row are astronauts Michael R. (Rich) Clifford, Lucid and payload commander Ronald M. Sega, all mission specialists.
Topics: Richard A. Searfoss, Edwards Air Force Base, Test pilots, Ronald M. Sega, STS-84, Linda M. Godwin, STS-76, Shannon Lucid, Spaceflight, Shannon W. Lucid