October 5, 2011
Astronaut Dominic Gorie, STS-123 commander, manually activates a Group Activation Pack (GAP) using a small hand crank on the middeck of Space Shuttle Endeavour while docked with the International Space Station. This will introduce fresh growth medium into the cultures. The GAP contains eight Fluid Processing Apparatus (FPA) tubes.
Topics: Dominic L. Pudwill Gorie, STS-123, Space Shuttle, s123e006327 Astronaut, Dominic Gorie, Commander, International Space Station