June 28, 2011
The STS-97 astronauts and the Expedition 1 crew members pose for an historic portrait onboard the International Space Station (ISS) shortly after hatches were opened between the Space Shuttle Endeavour and the station. In front, from the left, are Sergei K. Krikalev, Brent W. Jett, Jr., William M. Shepherd and Joseph R. Tanner. In back, from the left, are Marc Garneau, Carlos I. Noriega, Yuri P. Gidzenko and Michael J. Bloomfield. A pre-set digital still camera was used to record the scene.
Topics: Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, Space exploration, Carlos I. Noriega, STS-97, Yuri Gidzenko, Brent W. Jett, Jr., William Shepherd, Marc Garneau, Expedition 1, Sergei Krikalyov, United States