June 7, 2011
Suited in the partial-pressure launch and entry suit, payload specialist Jay C. Buckey Jr., receives help in getting prepared to participate in a simulation of emergency bailout operations. At left is Daniel J. Pogue, a crew escape instructor. Valerie McNeil, a suit technician for Lockheed, is in center background. The training session took place in the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) at JSC's Sonny Carter Training Center.
Topics: Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Jay C. Buckey, Human spaceflight, Education, S97, Neutral buoyancy, Sonny Carter, payload specialist