July 14, 2011
Astronaut Mark E. Kelly, STS-108 pilot, dons a training version of the full-pressure launch and entry suit prior to a training session in one of the trainer/mockups (out of frame) in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). STS-108 will be the 12th shuttle mission to visit the International Space Station (ISS). Kelly is assisted by United Space Alliance (USA) suit technician Daniel Palmer.
Topics: Space Vehicle Mockup Facility, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Human spaceflight, Mockup, Mark E. Kelly, Astronaut