June 29, 2011
Inside the Unity node, astronaut William M. (Bill) Shepherd (center), Expedition One commander, holds a document of receipt of the U.S. laboratory, called Destiny, as part of the International Space Station (ISS). Looking on are astronauts Kenneth D. Cockrell (left) and Mark L. Polansky, commander and pilot, respectively, for STS-98. The hatch to Destiny, not yet opened, is in the background.
Topics: Mark L. Polansky, Expedition 1, Human spaceflight, Kenneth Cockrell, NASA Astronaut Group 13, Unity, International Space Station