June 20, 2011
An international crew assigned to STS-99 takes a break from training to pose for the traditional crew portrait at NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC). In front are international astronauts Mamoru Mohri and Gerhard P.J. Thiele, both mission specialists. In back are astronauts Janice Voss, mission specialist; Kevin R. Kregel, mission commander; Dominic L. Gorie, pilot; and Janet L. Kavandi, mission specialist. Mohri represents Japan's National Space Development Agency (NASDA) and Thiele represents the European Space Agency (ESA). The mission is scheduled as an eleven-day flight for late summer/early autumn of this year.
Topics: Mamoru Mohri, Gerhard Thiele, Janet L. Kavandi, Environment, Mohri, Kevin R. Kregel, Dominic L. Pudwill Gorie, Janice E. Voss, STS-47, STS-9, European Space Agency