November 13, 2011
Crew members onboard the International Space Station share a meal in the Unity node while Space Shuttle Discovery remains docked with the station. Pictured from the left (bottom) are NASA astronauts Rick Sturckow, STS-128 commander; Tim Kopra and Jose Hernandez, both STS-128 mission specialists; along with Kevin Ford, STS-128 pilot; and John "Danny" Olivas, STS-128 mission specialist. Pictured from the left (top) are NASA astronaut Nicole Stott (mostly out of frame) and Canadian Space Agency astronaut Robert Thirsk, both Expedition 20 flight engineers; along with NASA astronaut Patrick Forrester, STS-128 mission specialist.
Topics: STS-128, Manned spacecraft, Human spaceflight, Nicole P. Stott, Frederick W. Sturckow, Robert Thirsk, Expedition 20, Timothy L. Kopra, mission specialist, Space Shuttle, International Space Station, Spaceflight