October 5, 2012
JSC2004-E-45219 (October 2004) --- The NEEMO-7 crewmembers wave as they prepare for a training dive for the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project off the Florida Keys. From the left are astronauts Robert B. Thirsk, commander representing the Canadian Space Agency; Michael R. Barratt and Catherine G. (Cady) Coleman, both mission specialists; and Dr. Craig McKinley of the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, Ontario. 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: Health Medical Pharma, Aquanauts, Water, NASA, Dewey Smith, Bill Todd, Craig McKinley, NEEMO, Aquarius, Spaceflight