July 12, 2011
Astronaut Frank L. Culbertson, Jr., Expedition Three mission commander, responds to a query during a pre-flight press conference at Johnson Space Center (JSC). The station crew members were later joined by the STS-105 crew on the dais. All seven men are to be launched into space aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery on August 9.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, Space exploration, Frank L. Culbertson, Jr., Expedition 17, STS-116, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Johnson Space Center, Expedition Three mission, Commander, Astronaut