October 4, 2012
JSC2003-E-00270 (June 2003) --- These four aquanauts represent the current NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operation -- NEEMO 5 -- the longest and most challenging mission to date. They are, from the left, astronauts Clayton C. Anderson, Garrett E. Reisman and Peggy A. Whitson along with Emma Hwang, a NASA scientist based at the Johnson Space Center. Whitson is the NEEMO 5 commander. The NEEMO 5 crew's mission began at the Florida Keys site with splashdown on June 16 and will end with decompression and splash-up on Sunday, June 29.
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