October 5, 2012
JSC2004-E-46121 (14 October 2004) --- Astronaut/aquanaut Michael R. Barratt, NEEMO-7 mission specialist, dons his EX14 suit prior to a session of extravehicular activities (EVA) for the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project. Veteran Habitat technicians James Talacek and Billy Cooksey (right) assisted Barratt. The crew is spending 10 days, October 11-20, on an undersea mission aboard the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Aquarius Underwater Laboratory, located off the coast of Key Largo, Florida.
Topics: Aquanauts, Water, NASA, Environment, Dewey Smith, Craig McKinley, NEEMO, Aquarius, Spaceflight