August 19, 2011
Astronaut Heidemarie M. Stefanyshyn-Piper, STS-115 mission specialist, is briefed by United Space Alliance (USA) crew trainer David Pogue on the usage of the Sky-genie, used to lower oneself from a troubled-plagued shuttle. The briefing came during an emergency egress training session in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). Stefanyshyn-Piper is wearing a training version of the shuttle launch and entry suit.
Topics: Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper, STS-115, Women in the United States Navy, Mockup, Space Vehicle Mockup Facility, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center