June 28, 2011
(From left) Astronauts Scott J. Kelly (Lt. Cdr., USN) , Dominic L. Gorie (Captain, USN) and Christopher J. Loria (Major, USMC), at the spacecraft communicator (CAPCOM) console in the shuttle flight control room (WFCR) in Houston's Mission Control Center (MCC), monitor audio from the STS-97 crew onboard Endeavour just prior to liftoff of STS-97. The CAPCOM console is reponsible for communicating the largest majority of oral messages to the shuttle cew members throughout the duration of all mission.
Topics: Dominic L. Pudwill Gorie, Mission Control Center, Captain, Christopher J. Loria, Houston's Mission Control Center, Dominic L. Gorie, Scott J. Kelly