October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-12382 (26-31 March 2006) --- Canadian astronaut Dafydd R. (Dave) Williams trains for his April 3-20 stay inside the Aquarius Underwater Laboratory off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. Williams leads a crew of four for the ninth NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO). NEEMO Project Lead William (Bill) Todd looks on. NEEMO 9 is part of a cooperative project of NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) and the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery in Canada.
Topics: Aquanauts, NASA personnel, Year of birth missing, Environment, Dewey Smith, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Bill Todd, NEEMO, Water, Aquarius, Spaceflight, NASA