August 8, 2011
The STS-114 and Expedition Seven crews, attired in training versions of the full-pressure launch and entry suit, pose for a group photo prior to a training session in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). From the left are astronauts Soichi Noguchi, Stephen K. Robinson, both STS-114 mission specialists; James M. Kelly, STS-114 pilot; Eileen M. Collins, STS-114 mission commander; Edward T. Lu, Expedition Seven flight engineer; cosmonauts Yuri I. Malenchenko, Expedition Seven mission commander; and Alexander Y. Kaleri, Expedition Seven flight engineer. Noguchi represents Japan's National Space Development Agency (NASDA). Malenchenko and Kaleri represent Rosaviakosmos.
Topics: Soichi Noguchi, Scouting in Japan, Aleksandr Kaleri, Expedition 7, Soyuz TMA-2, STS-114, Yuri Malenchenko