July 14, 2011
Astronaut Susan J. Helms, Expedition Two flight engineer, is dressed in her Launch and Entry Suit (LES) on the mid deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery in preparation for the descent back to Earth. Helms and fellow Expedition Two crew members James S. Voss and cosmonaut Yury V. Usachev are returning to Earth after completing their five month mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS). This image was taken with a digital still camera.
Topics: Yury Usachov, Susan J. Helms, Human spaceflight, Expedition 2, James S. Voss, International Space Station