June 16, 2011
Three astronauts await the countdown for STS-99 from the spacecraft communcator (CAPCOM) console at JSC's Mission Control Center (MCC). From the left are astronauts Christopher J. Loria, Joe F. Edwards, Jr., and Frederick W. Sturckow. The January 31 attempt was eventually scrubbed, and mission managers quickly huddled to discuss setting of a new launch date.
Topics: Frederick W. Sturckow, Mission Control Center, Spaceflight, Edwards Air Force Base, Space, United States