January 17, 2012
Six of the twelve crew members currently on the space shuttle Atlantis/International Space Station tandem are pictured in the Kibo laboratory of the orbital outpost while the shuttle remains docked with the station. Pictured are Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kotov (left foreground), Expedition 23 commander; and NASA astronaut Ken Ham (top), STS-132 commander. Also pictured (from the left background) are NASA astronaut Piers Sellers, STS-132 mission specialist; Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, Expedition 23 flight engineer; along with NASA astronauts Garrett Reisman, STS-132 mission specialist; and Tracy Caldwell Dyson, Expedition 23 flight engineer.
Topics: Oleg Kotov, Expedition 23, Garrett Reisman, Expedition 17, Expedition 21, Human spaceflight, NASA